OXFORD Hawks came from behind to stun Investec Women’s Conference West leaders Surbiton 2nd.

Despite trailing 2-1, the home side hit back for a superb 3-2 success.

Hawks went ahead through an Emily Smith strike in the third minute.

But the table-toppers levelled before the break and went ahead in the second half.

Caro Harris equalised from a short corner and Hawks won it when Smith fed Sam Jacobs to slot home.

Witney lost 3-1 at Maidenhead in South League Division 1.

After falling behind early on, Sadie Lapper converted from a Hayley Dobson short corner.

However, the hosts went back in front early in the second period and sealed the points late on.

Amelia Baron bagged a double as Oxford got back to winning ways in Division 2.

After suffering a first defeat a week earlier, the home side hit back with a 5-0 win over Amersham & Chalfont, with Emily Malden, Jemima Gibbs and Kim Warman also on target.

Oxford Hawks salvaged a point with a late equaliser in a 1-1 home draw with Havant in Division 1 South.

Despite dominating most of the game, they found visiting keeper, Polish international Manciej Pacanowski, in superb form.

Hawks’ profligacy in front of goal was punished early in the second quarter when Havant opened the scoring with a tap in from close range.

But they rescued a point late on when Ted Bennett’s shot was saved and Charlie Neat netted the rebound.

Oxford OBU suffered a first defeat of the season when they went down 2-1 at Surbiton in South League Premier Division 2 West.

Matt McKeown levelled early in the second half, but the hosts snatched victory late on.

Oxford Hawks 2nd lost 6-4 at home to Reading in MBBO Division 1.

Freddie Smith (2), Laurie Cooke and Henry Taylor netted.

Witney went down 2-0 at Ashford.

Despite some fine saves from Arthur Jones, the hosts scored in each half to take the points.



Oxford 2nd 4 (D Bleach, J Vogel, T Small 2), Banbury 2nd 2; Oxford Hawks 4th 1 (L Piper), Oxford 3rd 3 (J Campbell 2, H Wignall); Oxford 4th 4 (J Rawal 2, W Ash, J Ogle), Oxford Hawks 5th 0; Sonning 4th 1, Oxford 5th 4 (G Jan Janes 2, J Hechle, A Coward); Oxford 6th 4 (A Neville, C Brown, J Batkin, L Cadman), Banbury 4th 1; South Berkshire Terriers 7, Oxford 7th 2 (T Henriksen 2); Oxford 8th 2 (C Orme, E Barrett), Witney 3rd 2 (J Easterbrook, E Easterbrook); Banbury 5th 0, Oxford 9th 6 (S Allen 4, E Davis 2); Milton Keynes 1, Oxford Hawks 3rd 4 (M Northfield 2, T Barrett, R Scragg); Oxford Hawks 6th 3 (J Atkins, J Nugent, A Sumser), Reading University Knights 5th 5; Oxford Hawks 6th 4 (J Atkins, J Finlayson, T Gilman, J Nugent), Wallingford 3rd 5 (P Flavell 4, N Henry); Oxford Hawks Falcons 7 (C Burrell 2, D White 2, M White, S Griffiths, R Warner), Southampton Cockburns 0; Witney 2nd 5 (R Fitzjohn 3, M Godwin 2), Leighton Buzzard 2nd 0; Marlow 2nd 2, Wallingford 2 (R Barker, H Capon); Wallingford 2nd 11 (B White 8, E Jenkin 2, A Watts), Tring 1; Wallingford 4th 4 (I Hadland 2, J Quilter 2), Milton Keynes 4th 1; Sonning 6th 4, Wallingford 5th 2 (P Satchwell, K Shaw).


Oxford Hawks 2nd 3 (R Minihan, J Robson, T Pascoe), Henley 4; Maidenhead 2nd 1, Oxford Hawks 3rd 2 (P Ahluwalia 2); Oxford Hawks 4th 2 (T Lurshay, R Black), Thame 2; Oxford Hawks 5th 2 (A Owen, V Phillips), Windsor 3; Aylesbury 2nd 5, Oxford Hawks 6th 1 (L Hiner); Oxford Hawks 7th 1 (J Richmond), Maidenhead 5th 7; Oxford 2nd 1 (B Baddeley), Marlow 2nd 1; Oxford 3rd 2 (K Litchfield, C Manning), Wallingford 2nd 3 (C Barber 2, Z Baker); Marlow 4th 1, Oxford 4th 3 (E Forsyth 2, J Hudson); Wallingford 3rd 0, Oxford 5th 0; Oxford 6th 1 (S Livingstone), Scarlet Runners 1st 3; Newbury & Thatcham 5th 1, Oxford 7th 4 (E Allen, J Roberts, E Darnell, D Parry); Oxford 8th 2 (M Kavanagh 2), Marlow 6th 1; Wallingford 2 (S Pegg 2), Amersham & Chalfont 2nd 1; Witney 2nd 1 (K Easterbrook), Phoenix Ranalagh 7; Witney 3rd 1 (I Kirby), High Wycombe 0; Wallingford 3rd 0, Oxford 5th 0; Wallingford 4th 5 (K Whitfield 3, B Bell, A Clements), Wycombe 5th 0; Wallingford 5th 3 (A Wakatsuki, C Nickel, L McCluskey), Wychwood 2nd 1.