Worthing College started off the ECFA Category 1 League at home to Merrist Wood. They showed positivity towards the game but Merrist Wood look the lead with a free kick from just outside the 18-yard box and went top corner to make it 1-0. Worthing were determined to not let the goal go to their heads.
With that Sara Tubby managed to score a couple of minutes after to make it 1-1. Merrist Wood managed to take the lead from a cross coming through and shooting within the 6 yard box to make it 2-1. Again Worthing whre prepared to fight back to even the score out. With that Sara Tubby managed to pull it back to 2-2 with a fine finish bottom corner. Worthing then look the lead through Skye Bacon as she drove in from the left and then finished top corner to make it 3-2 25 minutes into the game. That got the ball rolling for Worthing to score with goals from Millie Carter, Sara Tubby and Sara Tubby again to make it 5-2. Merrist wood scored another free kick from just outside the 18-yard box with help from the wind to take it in the top corner, 5-3. There was a break in the game due to injury, when the game started up again the injury didn’t worry Worthing with Sara scoring another to make it 6-3 at half time.
In the second half Worthing were more confident and stepped higher and were a lot more confident, with that happening Worthing managed to grab another early goal to make it 7-3 within the first 5 minutes making Sara Tubby have a double hat-trick in the opening game of the season. With that Worthing managed to grab another goal from Millie Carter with a through ball from Sara and Millie finished off in the bottom corner to make it 8-3. Sara managed to grab another 2 goals to make it a total of 10-3 after the final whistle went. A great performance from the Worthing College team, excellent start to the season.
Goals From- Sara Tubby 7, Millie Carter 2, Skye Bacon