A nine goal thriller saw the men’s 2s pick up a well needed victory against Eastbourne. After going 1-0, Ops pulled it back to 1-1 through a Harvey Hurst tap in before going 2-1 up with a short corner drag flick from Alex Wishart. Ops pulled ahead through Finn Smith’s deft touch before Eastbourne pulled it back to 3-2. Ops pulled away again with a second goal from Hurst from the penalty spot before Eastbourne scored again, 4-3. Some slick passing saw Dean Law get Ops’ 5th before Eastbourne came back again to 5-4. Eastbourne pushed and a great goal line save from John Pace kept Ops in the lead and some resolute defending saw them hold out for a 5-4 win.