points: Ronnie 2, Emmy 2, Emma 3, Jess 4, Tash 5, Catherine 4, Esme 7, Brigha 14, Iona 21, Shauna 26
What a tremendous come back the hatters girls had after there defeat with manchester last weekend. A strong, confident start was made when Catherine scored the first basket, this was followed by a quick succession of baskets by the hatters, resulting in a 24 point lead by the end of the first quarter. After returning from injury, Brigha made a real difference in the second quarter scoring a confident 10 points. Other highlights of the quarter were when Shauna swished the 2nd of her amazing triple 3 pointer game. Confidence was high at half time as head coach Michael inspired team spirit and determination, these characteristics comtinued to shine through during the third quarter where every member of the team played a critical part ensuring the teams overall success. Northants lightning never gave up but the hatters lead was just too strong and the hatters finished the game with a resounding victory of 92-44.
Report by Iona McKerrow