Calderdale 3s faced their final pre-Christmas League match against Rebels at Halifax High School, having surprised even themselves with a string of great results in the first half of the season.
They went into the match short of a few key players due to absences and lost the first quarter 10-5 to Rebels.
The second quarter took a further 2 goal deficit, ending 14-21 to Rebels, despite the great effort from Liz Harrison keeping the ball in the attacking circle.
The third quarter saw an 11 goal difference 23-34 to Rebels.
Finally, with a few changes in the last quarter, Lyndsey Foster and Sue Seymour (player of the match) fought in the defensive circle to bring the goal difference down to 6, 38-32 to Rebels.
Although, not enough to win the match the thirds are confident to continue fighting for their seasons success in the new year.