Guyana drop bronze medal match against Kazakhstan

Trisha Woodroffe and  Minsodia Culpepper on the defence for Guyana during their match against Kazakhstan

Guyana’s female national hockey team yesterday dropped their bronze medal match against Kazakhstan on the final day of the Field Hockey Canada (FHC) Invitational Indoor Hockey Tri-Nation series in Canada.

 Playing at the University of Toronto’s Athletic Centre, the South Americans lost 1-4 to Kazakhstan who they had defeated in the opening round of the series.

 The lone strike for the Guyanese was converted by Trisha Woodroffe.

 The Guyanese in the semi-final match lost 0-1 on a sudden-death penalty shootout after drawing 2-2 on regular penalty.

 They match had to be decided by penalty after a 1-1 deadlock following the final regular time whistle where Nicole Eastman converted for the Guyanese.

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