But they were pushed hard by Mid Sussex Marlins before winning 13-11. The score stood at 10-10 before the Sharks edged ahead in a closely fought final period with goals by Emily Pilkington, Georgina Dutton and Rhiannon Foulds. For Marlins, the leading scorers were Lauren Hand, Grace Walker and Danica Brazier, who all claimed hat-tricks.
Bernice Cowton led the way for Sheffield Sharks with seven goals in a 13-10 defeat of Penguin.
Picture: Mid Sussex Marlins goalkeeper Amy Styles.