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Charlotte Maplethorpe struck five times in Spalding ladies' home win over St Ives 2nd.
Evie Maltby and Maddie Haunch also scored to make it 7-0 at Glen Park.
The dynamic duo of Maltby and Maplethorpe offered a masterclass in attack supported by tireless running from Jess Ball.
Their efforts were soon rewarded to put Spalding 1-0 up.
Some excellent link-up play with Mary Lamont saw another goal slam into the board for Maplethorpe, swiftly followed by a deflection from Haunch to put the home team 3-0 up at half-time.
Spalding came back out hungry for more with waves of attacks.
Maltby's short corner routine put Spalding further ahead before Maplethorpe added three more goals.
Spalding entered three teams into the under-11 section of the South Lincs League tournament at Glen Park.
The Panthers had three wins, scoring 12 goals and conceding one.
The Jaguars got two wins and two draws while the Leopards finally found their feet with two draws following two defeats.
After a strong performance at the previous round of games at Bourne Deeping, Spalding Lions under-13s ended the day with three wins - scoring 16 goals and conceding three.
The Tigers managed one win, one draw and one loss but the Pumas finishing with three defeats.
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