Hucknall scored six in the first period before Cheltenham registered their first goal. Leading marksmen for Hucknall were Sam Joyce (4), Robert Smith (3) and Chris Ray (3).
It was a good day, too, for Hucknall's women - although they almost slipped up in a dramatic finale to their Championship 1 match with Welsh Wanderers. Hucknall started the final quarter with a 7-6 lead, which they soon improved to 10-6. Then Wanderers called two time-outs and scored three times in an all-action last minute - but couldn't prevent a 10-9 Hucknall victory.