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    Salpholda Hockey League 2024: Teams Shine and Stumble in Week 2

    As Week 2 of the Salpholda Hockey League unfolded, teams geared up to build on their Week 1 performances, showcasing their determination and resilience on the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Pitch.

    The men's division witnessed some intense clashes, with GRA and Police locking horns in a gritty encounter that ended in a goalless draw. Both teams displayed solid defensive strategies, denying each other any scoring opportunities. University of Ghana faced a tough challenge against Ark Men, succumbing to a 0-4 defeat as Ark Men continued their dominant form from Week 1. Defending Champions Ghana Army and Exchequers battled fiercely but neither side could break the deadlock, resulting in a 0-0 stalemate. The draw statement continued as Reformers and Legonknights ending week 2 with a 1-1 scoreline.

    In the women's category, Police continued their winning streak with a convincing 2-0 victory over Legonknights, showcasing their offensive prowess. GRA and Army battled fiercely, but neither team managed to break the deadlock, ending the match in a goalless draw. The highly anticipated match between Extinguishers and Reformers was postponed. 

    The Masters division saw Golden Sticks continuing their impressive run with a dominant 7-1 victory over NDK Financiers. Salpholda exhibited their skill and experience with a solid 5-1 win against Citizen International, maintaining their position as a force to be reckoned with in the league.

    The youth category witnessed a spectacular display of talent as Hockey is the Reason overwhelmed Young Financiers with a commanding 7-0 victory, showcasing their potential and determination on the hockey pitch.

    Week 2 of the Salpholda Hockey League provided fans with thrilling matches, strategic battles, and moments of brilliance from players across all categories. 

    As teams, coaches, and officiating officials analyze their performances and strategize for the upcoming weeks, the competition promises to intensify, setting the stage for an exhilarating season of hockey action.

    In all, 29 goals were registered in Week 2 of the 2024 Salpholda Hockey League.

    By: Victoria Nana Adwoa Kwofie

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