EuroHockey: Edinburgh University women win in Turkey to reach promotion play-off

Edinburgh University’s women square-up to SV Arminen from Austria in their final game at the EuroHockey Club Challenge in Turkey on Monday with promotion up for grabs.

The students made it three out of three in the second division with a 2-0 win over Navax AHTC Wien of Austria,

Great Britain and Scotland international Amy Costello claimed two goals from penalty corners to secure a third straight victory at the tournament for coach Sam Judge’s team.

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They thumped Turkish hosts Gaziantep Polisgucu 5-2 on Saturday to book their place in the promotion play-offs with one game to spare. Jessica Ross, Amy Brodie (2), Georgia Jones and Sophie Hinds were on target.

Amy Costello, left, scored a double for the students

In the other pool Clydesdale Western beat Kolos Boryspol of Ukraine 3-0 to secure top spot in their pool. They play Turkish side Gaziantep Polisgucu SK in the promotion play-off on Monday.