Waikato Hockey


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Secondary Schools Tournament 2022

Mary Clinton Cup and Olympic Stick
WHA are hosting a double Secondary tournament 29th August till 2nd September.
Mary Clinton Cup for Girls and the Olympic Stick for Boys.
Helpers needed
WHA has a need for a few helpers during the tournament, please email office@waikatohockey.org.nz if you are able to assist.
Newsletter #1

(sent to managers/schools 28 July)

WHA would like to welcome all  teams attending the combined Mary Clinton Cup and Olympic Stick Secondary schools tournament.

With 13 Girls and 15 boys teams its going to be a busy week. Please see below for some initial information regarding the tournament.

Altius: Reminder that managers/schools need to have all relevant info including Players details loaded into Altius by 16th August. Anyone not receiving the link please contact Regan at HNZ.

Managers Meeting: I would like to welcome and thank Andrew Brydon  who is taking on the role of tournament Director for the week. Andrew bring a wealth of experience and will ensure the tournament runs smoothly. He will be hosting the managers meeting Sunday 28th Aug at 6:30pm, in the upstairs pavilion at the Gallagher Hockey Centre.

Can you all send in photos of your main and alternate strips including Socks by 17th Aug e.g.

Suggest you get a couple of your players to wear the uniforms

Umpires: For those schools still to confirm, a reminder each team needs to provide/bring an umpire as the tournament won’t work without them!

Note there will be a Umpires briefing in the Gallagher Hockey Centre Boardroom Sunday 28th Aug at 5:30pm. Hosted by umpires Manager Tim Woods (Another experienced score for the tournament) Please make sure you get your umpires to this briefing. Any parents, supporters that are attending and would like to be more involved as a Match official please email Tim  tjwoods@hotmail.co.nz

Draw: HNZ will email out draw once finalised.

Streaming: Waikato Hockey will look to stream games on turf 1 each day. This coverage will be available for live viewing or play on demand through either Waikato Hockey or HNZ YouTube Channel.

Practices: GHC is being used for club hockey Sunday so no space available for practices BUT there will be slots available at St Pauls Sunday afternoon.

If you are interested please send  through a request with

  • Time (1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm)
  • Half Turf for half hour $30 (limiting to this initially so everyone has a chance for some space)

I will confirm your slot and send an appointment to confirm.

Any questions please feel free to contact me, next email likely to be 12th August.

Competition and Events Manager  |  Waikato Hockey 
07 838 0485   |  www.waikatohockey.org.nz


Mary Clinton Cup
Otumoetai College
Taupo-nui-a-Tia college
Matamata College IX Girls
Cambridge High School 1st XI
Papamoa College
St Peter’s Cambridge
Wester Heights High School
Mahurangi College 1XI
John Paul College
Sacred Heart Girls College – Hamilton
Lynfield College
Rototuna High School

Olympic Stick
Otumoetai College
Taupo-nui-a-Tia College
More -Re Cambridge High School 1st XI
Papamoa College
Whakatane High School
St. John’s College – Hamilton
St Peter’s Cambridge
Wester Heights High School
Matamata College Boys 1st X1
Mahu College 1XI
Lynfield College
Takapuna Grammar School
Orewa College
Rototuna High Boys
Mount Albert Grammar