14th March 2019
Manchester host London GD II and Northampton travel to Stroud in the semi-finals of the Womens’ National Shield this weekend.
Manchester have struggled this season in the North Regional League, but will be aiming to put that form behind them and reach the finals at Derby Arena on 11 March. GDII have been in stunning form in the South East 1 Regional League, winning all their six matches. Throw-off is at 12.30 on Saturday at Smithills Sports Centre in Bolton.
Stroud, who head the South West Regional League, beat Medway Falcons to book their place in the semi-finals. Midlands Regional League leaders Northampton beat Brighton in the last eight. Throw-off at Swindon Academy is at 13.30 on Saturday.