18 October 2023.
The Tahmoor Taipans all-ages women's soccer team secured an impressive 5-1 victory against the Callala District Soccer Club last month. Hosted at Lynwood Park Oval, the match was part of the first round of the Champions of Champions competition. The victory was a strong statement of intent as the Taipans displayed their prowess on the field despite challenging conditions. The game started off tight, with both teams battling for possession and showing high intensity, according to Abbey Henry, the team's assistant secretary and a player. Eventually, Tahmoor seized control, scoring twice before halftime. Although Callala managed to pull one back with a sensational goal, Tahmoor remained unfazed. "Returning from the break, we dominated possession and added another four goals," said Henry. The win was a group effort, featuring goals from Kelsea Moore, Jade Curtis, Toni Cooper, and Michelle Friedrich. As they look ahead to their next match against the Woonona Sharks, Tahmoor remains committed to maintaining their winning momentum. The Champions of Champions competition serves as a post-season showdown, allowing top clubs from various districts to compete. For the Tahmoor Taipans, this big win signifies a promising start.