Any tinge of disappointment Trojans ladies felt at only being able to play out a goal-less draw at Investec Western Women’s Conference rivals Oxford Hawks was cushioned by news of Stourport’s home defeat by Swansea.
The West Midlands side lost 1-0 to Swansea and now trail Trojans by three points with an inferior goal difference.
Trojans probably weren’t at their best in the city of spires but they made it difficult for their opponents to maintain any momentum.
Trojans, who host Gloucester City at Stoneham Lane on Saturday (noon), mounted waves of attacks, only to see moves break down in the final third.
Hawks created short corners of their own, but Trojans held tight for another handy point towards their promotion play-off push.
Trojans seconds beat Woking in South Women’s League Division 2 with Sally Gibson on target.
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