Pride At Bounce Back From Cup Exit

Castle Donington 0-10 Pride Park by ‘Doug Outt’ (30/11/22) Above: Steph Eadon had a debut to remember for Pride Park – two goals and two assists. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. After several days of rain, it was no surprise half the Derbyshire Ladies League (DGLL) Division One programme was postponed, but there was no problem withContinue reading “Pride At Bounce Back From Cup Exit”

Pride In Cup Defeat

Ilkeston Town 7-0 Pride Park by ‘Doug Outt’ (23/11/22) Above: Pride Park’s Summer Evans (blue kit) seen here in action in a previous match, played her first 90 minutes of the season on Sunday for the club. Photo: Pride Park FC. Pride Park Ladies made the short trip to Ilkeston on Sunday for the DerbyshireContinue reading “Pride In Cup Defeat”

Jones At The Treble For Pride

Pride Park 3-0 Amber Valley by ‘Doug Outt’ (16/11/22). Above: Annie Laight in action for Pride Park – part of the Derbyshire side’s defence who kept another clean sheet. Photo: via Pride Park FC. Another Beth Jones hat-trick and a clean sheet saw Pride Park into the quarter-final of the Derbyshire Ladies League Challenge Cup.Continue reading “Jones At The Treble For Pride”

Happy Returns For Pride

Stanton Ilkeston 0-5 Pride Park by ‘Doug Outt’ (9/11/22) Above: Beth Jones celebrating a goal for Pride Park in a previous match. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. Pride Park returned to Derbyshire Ladies League action on Sunday with a trip to Stanton Ilkeston. Just as the game was getting underway, heavy rain started and the pitch wasContinue reading “Happy Returns For Pride”

Pride Progress At Second Attempt

Shirebrook Rangers 1-9 Pride Park by ‘Doug Outt’ (2/11/22). Above: Pride Park’s pair of hat-trick heroes Beth Jones and Summer Evans. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. The Pride only had 11 players available for Sunday’s Challenge Cup Preliminary Round Replay – one of which, striker Summer Evans, wasn’t ready for a full 90 minutes after four monthsContinue reading “Pride Progress At Second Attempt”

Park Embrace Challenge (Cup) Positively

Pride Park 2-2 Shirebrook Rangers by ‘Doug Outt’ Above: Rachel Weaver, who had a sensational game as a stand-in centre back for Pride Park. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. The Pride were stretched to the limits by a combination of injuries, illnesses, and other absences for Sunday’s Challenge Cup game against Shirebrook, with just eleven players available.Continue reading “Park Embrace Challenge (Cup) Positively”

A Classic Game Of Two Halves

Amber Valley 3-5 Pride Park by Boot Room (13/10/22) Above: Pride Park’s two-goal hero Fran Critchley-Watson. Photo: Bleu Lewis-Wilson. Pride Park, buoyed by a strong first half-performance, ran out winners at Amber Valley in the tier seven Derbyshire Ladies League Division One on Sunday. After losing the toss and Pride Park being given the pronouncedContinue reading “A Classic Game Of Two Halves”

Second On The Day, Second Placed Finish In The League

Borrowash Victoria 3-1 Pride Park Above: Pride Park midfielder Bleu Lewis-Wilson challenged by Borrowash Victoria’s Tebble. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. By Doug Outt (2/6/22). The curtain fell on Pride Park’s 2021/22 season in the tier seven Derbyshire Ladies League Divison One with an away match at Borrowash Victoria, which was ultimately won by the hosts. With runners-upContinue reading “Second On The Day, Second Placed Finish In The League”

Summer Evans: Pride Of Derbyshire

Pride Park striker Summer Evans spoke to Impetus editor Ben Gilby about her footballing journey and why she loves being a part of the tier seven Derbyshire Ladies League Division One side (26/5/22). Above: Summer Evans on the charge for Pride Park against Mickleover Sports. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. Summer Evans is a player with aContinue reading “Summer Evans: Pride Of Derbyshire”

Fightback Seals Second Spot For Pride

Mickleover Sports 3-4 Pride Park By Hannah Roberts (18/5/22) Above: Pride Park’s Maja Znamirowska (blue shirt) scores her hundredth goal for the club. Photo: Shaun Hardwick. A second-half hat-trick from Maja Znamirowska fuelled an impressive comeback from Pride Park away at Mickleover on Sunday. A 4-3 win on the day was enough to seal secondContinue reading “Fightback Seals Second Spot For Pride”