San Giljan beat Otters-‘From the papers’

San Giljan Allcare Insurance 19 Otters Nivea 8

(5-1), (4-1), (5-3), (5-3)




San Giljan trounced their opponents Otters Nivea with a score of 19-8 where the former tied up the game in the first two sessions.

San Giljan were completely dominant in their first game against Otters Nivea who rarely got a look in. The first two sessions were one way affairs finishing 5-1 and 4-0 with Dino Zammit and Kovacic featuring among the main scorers.

The third session was slightly more combative as Otters raced to a 3-1 lead, largely through the efforts of Vuksanovic. However, normal service was soon resumed with four straight goals coming from Radovic, Bianchi and Spiteri Debarro for a 5-3 scoreline in the session.

The final session was another high scoring affair with Otters making a good game of it scoring four times to San Giljan’s five with Edward and Vuksanovic notching up some good goals while Spiteri Debarro and Keith Galea shone for San Giljan with a final score of 19-8 in the Saints’ favour.

San Giljan Allcare Insurance: D Camilleri, C Spiteri Debarro (3), A Galea (1), K Galea (1), K Dowling, B Plumpton, A Radovic (2), A Bianchi (2), K Galea (3), Z Kovacic (3), P Fava (1), D Zammit (3), J Sammut

Otters Nivea: Z Sciberras, G Attard, GL Zammit, K Scicluna, J Micallef, J Paris, D Schembri, A Edward (2), S Dimech, C Martin, I Vuksanovic (5), K Grima Scott

Referees: S Licari, M Angileri