Laxton stars as AZ&PC enjoy a four-point weekend in the Hoofdklasse
24 January 2011
Dan Laxton starred for AZ&PC as the Dutch side picked up four points from two games in the Hoofdklasse.
The 23-year old bagged four goals as his side overcame lowly Haegeborgh Zian HZ on Saturday, eventually running out 12-5 winners.
Laxton failed to hit the net a day later but helped his side clinch a 5-5 draw with De Zijl (SG).
Great Britain teammates Mike Bourne and Ric Lawlor had less luck for PSV Eindhoven as they slipped to a defeat and a draw over the weekend.
Bourne bagged a hat-trick on Saturday but his team lost out in the final quarter as De Zijl (SG) claimed an 8-7 win.
The GB star scored another hat-trick the following day but had to settle for a point, coming from behind against ZPB H&L Productions to claim a 5-5 draw.
In the Hungarian National League, Adam Scholefield’s PVSK-Fuszert fought bravely before succumbing to a 13-9 defeat to league leaders ZF-Eger.
Finally, Jack Waller couldn’t prevent SV Weiden suffering defeat at the hands of German Bundesliga giants Spandau 04 Berlin.
The Brit scored two of his team’s four goals but found Spandau Berlin in impressive form as they ran out 16-4 winners.