Hockey: Mrs B Watermeyer

 

Aims

·         To develop self esteem, self motivation & self discipline

·         To improve personal fitness, confidence  and develop game skills

·         To have a good  basic knowledge of the rules of the game

·         To develop understanding of team work

·         To teach and instill good sportsmanship and behaviour

·        To develop referees and coaches

 

Girls Hockey

Leagues

Seven teams were entered into leagues ranging from u/9 to u/14.  All age groups had B-teams except for the u/11's.  League matches were played once a week.

 

Tournaments

1. Collegiate festival -u/14 at Collegiate

2. St George's festival-u/9,u/10 and u/14 at Crusaders

3. Outenique tournament-u/14 in George

4. Erica Astro Night Festival-u/11 and u/14 at Westering astro turf

5. 7- a side at Sunridge

6. Gr 1& 2 Summerwood Festival

7. Riebeeck tournament- u/10, u/11 & u/14

8. Collegiate sports day -u/11

 

Touring sides

1. Outenique - George

2. Hudson Park-East London

3. Elkanah House

4. Somerset House- Somerset West

 

Derby days

1. Westering derby day

2. Sunshine festival

 

Practices

The u/14A and B teams were exposed to astro turf once a week for an hour .

u/11's practiced once a week at Londt Park because of lack of space on school field.

Goalies received  specialized coaching from a past SA hockey player on a fairly regular basis. (Business commitments)

 

Coaching

All coaches form u/9 to u/14 attended level  '0' coaching course which was presented  by Gary Dolley.

 

Statistics 2014

1. U/9  A and B Mini-Hockey

A- side: played 15 matches: won 7, drew 4, lost 4

B- side: played 15 matches: won 8, drew 4, lost 3

 

2. U/10 A and B Mini-Hockey

A-side: played 13, lost 7, won 5, drew 1

B-side: played 13, lost 11, drew 1, won 1

 

3.U/11

Played 14, won 3, lost 8, drew 3

 

4. U/14

A-side: played 37 games, 17 lost, 14 drew, 6 won

B-side: played 11, won 1, lost 6, drew 4

 

Statistics 2015

1. U/9  A and B Mini-Hockey

A- side: played  matches: 19:    won  17,  drew  2, lost  0 

B- side: played  matches:  18:    won  10,  drew  5,  lost  3 

2. U/10 A and B Mini-Hockey

A-side: played 26: lost 8, won 15, drew 3

B-side: played 20, lost 6, drew 4, won 9

 

3.U/11

Played 13, won 7, lost 7, drew 3 

 

4. U/14

A-side: played 33 games, 11 lost, 9 drew, 13 won

B-side: played 16, won 1, lost 8, drew 7

 

Statistics 2016

 

1. U/9  A and B Mini-Hockey

A- side: played  matches: 19:    won  13, drew  2, lost  4

B- side: played  matches: 11:    won  9, drew  0, lost  2

C - side: played matches: 1:      won 0, drew 0, lost 1 

 

2. U/10 A and B Mini-Hockey

A-side: played 19: lost 12, won 3, drew 4

B-side: played 16, lost 6, drew 6, won 4

 

3.U/11

Played 16, won 5, lost 3, drew 8 

 

4. U/14

A-side: played 39 games, 18 lost, 9 drew, 12 won

B-side: played 13, won 4, lost 5, drew 4