Club tops for young talent – The Leader July 26 2017

25 Jul 2017

The future of any sporting club is dependent on the junior program. There are many ways success of the program can be judged, whether it be seeing the children with smiling faces coming back the following year and the number of premiership flags. The transition of players from juniors to seniors is key. Last weekend […]

Round 13 Seniors / Round 10 Juniors

23 Jul 2017

Premier League Match The premier leagues team visited the metropolis of Prahran for their games, playing MCC. The men’s team took the points in a 3-1 win, with 14 year old Craig Marais scoring a goal in his third premier league game, with Nathan Ephraums and Michael Pearce scoring as well. The game also had […]

Training Changes

22 Jul 2017

Dendy St will be unavailable from the 24th-30th July as well as the Thursday 3rd August, the following teams will have training changes. Week of 24th Under 16 Mixed Shield – Tuesday 25th Farm Rd 5.30 Under 16 Mixed Pennant – Monday 24th Farm Rd 5.30 Under 16 Mixed Black – Wednesday 26th Farm Rd […]

United men do the double – The Leader July 19 2017

18 Jul 2017

WITH school holidays finishing, only senior hockey teams took to the field on the weekend. The Southern United pitch at Farm Rd was busy with the Premier League teams taking on the newly promoted Yarra Valley Hockey Club on Sunday. … see more

Round 12 Seniors

16 Jul 2017

Premier League Match Updates A very cold Sunday at Farm Rd for the matches against Yarra. The men’s teams got there in the end with a 3-2 win, thanks to a huge save by Ed in the last seconds. While the women who were up 1-0 at half time, ended up with a 3-3 draw […]

Sharks girls unbeaten in state tournament

11 Jul 2017

IT was a quieter weekend for hockey, with no Premier league or junior games.But the under-age players had a busy week with the Junior State Championships. The ten regions of hockey competed over four days to determine champions at Under 13, 15 and 17 level.  The Under 13s were not only playing to win the […]

Round 11 Seniors

09 Jul 2017

With no juniors and premier league this weekend, a shortened wrap, and with school holidays and after affects of the Junior State Championships affecting player availability also “shortened” teams. Men’s Section The pennant A team are not having the super year of last year, and Saturday was one of those days. Up against Waverley, the […]

A round of draws and thumping wins – The Leader 5th July 2017

04 Jul 2017

HOCKEY is a game that is traditionally low scoring, with a small touch of the ball making a difference between a win and a draw.  Last weekend was no exception.  There were contrasting results, including a plethora of draws and some amazing wins for Southern United teams. …. more