BOV Women’s League: First defeat for Hibernians

Hibernians suffered the first defeat in the BOV Women’s First Division as they lost 1-2 to champions Mosta on Tuesday. The Blues join the Paolites on 12 points, three points behind leaders Birkirkara.

Pembroke Athleta registered their third win as they defeated Raiders (Luxol) 1-0 while Gozo defeated Marsa 10-1 to move on the six-point mark.

In the BOV Women’s Second Division, Hamrun Spartans registered their sixth win as they beat Zejtun Corinthians 11-0.

Mgarr United and Zurrieq stay three points behind the leaders with fine wins. Mgarr defeated Naxxar Lions 11-0 while Zurrieq beat Kirkop United 3-0.

Melita beat Lija / Iklin 2-0 while Tarxien Rainbows defeated St. Venera Yellow Blues 2-1.

Melita are fourth on eight points, followed by Tarxien and St. Venera on 7, Kirkop, Lija / Iklin 6, Santa Lucia 4, Naxxar 1 and Zejtun 0.

There were no changes at the top in the Under-16 Girls’ League registered wins on Sunday as the top three teams won.

Pembroke Athleta and Melita registered identical 6-0 wins over Kirkop United and Lija/Iklin respectively while Hamrun Spartans beat Birkirkara 1-0.

Pembroke lead the way with 15 points, followed by Hamrun on 13 and Melita 11.