DROITWICH Ladies edged out Barford Tigers in a mid-season friendly.

Sue Williams scored from a penalty corner to settle the game and ensure they go into Saturday’s clash at home to Stourport in good form.

The seconds enjoyed an entertaining 1-1 draw with Old Halesonians The men returned to action in the West Midlands Division Two but lost 5-1 to Whitchurch.

Nick Bates bagged five goals as Spa’s second team thrashed Kingswinford 7-0. Droitwich’s third team went down 6-0 at Stone, while the fourths lost 9-0 to leaders West Brom.