Match Review – Round 4 – Bentleigh Vs. Oakleigh
Heading into the game Rhiannin, Christa, Lauren, Maddi, Rhiannah and Alicia were not available and play and Catty was a late exclusion due to illness.
Winter is coming and it was felt at Arthur street reserve on Sunday afternoon. The air was cold, and the strong wind was colder. The conditions meant playing conditions were not going to be easy against Oakleigh.
Our game plan was to play a free-flowing game and to kick with purpose not just blindly kicking the ball forward. We wanted them to chase us and for us not be predictable with our movement of the ball.
We went into the game quietly confident that our 21 would put on a good showing.
We won the toss and decided to go with the wind which is the dog park side of Bentleigh reserve.
Aided by a strong wind we felt it was important for us to get off to a good start and we got the start we wanted when Tilly, Nush and Llly combined with Lily kicking a great goal. Moments later Emma Medland and Lily combined to almost give us our 2nd major but the 1