Fine win for Celts
The champions have the advantage in the race for the PwC Mixed Premier Division.
That’s after Manx hockey’s top team defeated their arch rivals in a nine goal thriller to move three points clear at the summit.
Strikes from Johnny Callow, Kim Carney, Erin Murphy, Emma Leeming and Tom Wilson sealed a close-fought victory for Bacchas A.
Craig Killey, Tamzin Cleaveley, Gareth Morris and Ollie Webster were the goal-getters for Valkyrs but it wasn’t quite enough.
Steve Ronan hit a double as Celts recorded an impressive 3-2 success over Bacchas B.
Paul Kelly netted the other with Alex Bell and Chris Whiting on target for Bacchas.
Steve Underwood, Christian Davis and Ste Crowe grabbed the goals as Vikings saw off battling Ramsey A 3-0.
Hockey results for Saturday, October 24
PwC Mixed Premier Division
Bacchas A 5-4 Valkyrs A
Bacchas B 2-3 Celts
Ramsey A 0-3 Vikings A
PwC Mixed Division One
Bacchas C 1-0 Vikings B
Saracens Sabres 1-2 Valkyrs C
Valkyrs B 5-1 Harlequins A
PwC Mixed Division Two
Cammags 4-2 Ramsey Ravens
Bacchas Colts 1-3 Harlequins Colts
Vikings C 9-0 Rookies
PwC Mixed Division Three
Bacchas D 5-3 Saracens Sharks
Harlequins B 0-3 Valkyrs D
Vikings D 6-0 Southerners