12 Aug 2009

Junior womens hockey team beaten

7:43 am on 12 August 2009

The New Zealand junior women's hockey team has missed out on a place in the semi-finals at the World Cup in Boston after going down 5-2 to Argentina in their latest match.

The result leaves New Zealand fifth in their group with a win, a draw and two losses.

Their last second round match is against South Africa on Thursday.