Western Springs go to top of Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League with big win

A big win against bottom side Northern Rovers has taken Western Springs to the top of the Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League. 

Lara Colpi. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / Phototek.

Four goals from Lari Colpi inspired Springs to a 6-0 win under the Friday night lights at Seddon Fields.

Colpi, selected this week for the New Zealand U-19s women’s team to go to this month’s OFC U-19 Championship in Fiji, registered a first-half hat-trick before adding her fourth in the second spell.

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A number of senior players were missing from the Springs line-up.

The result lifted Springs from fourth to first place, a position they will hold at least until Sunday when the rest of the round takes place.


Game played on Friday June 9, 2023

Western Springs 6 (Lily Taitimu 20′, 54′, Lara Colpi 27′, 40′, 42′, 58′)
Northern Rovers 0


Games to be played on Sunday June 11, 2023

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