Junior News

Amy Lawton called up to hockeyroos

23 Apr 2019

Teen hockey sensation Amy Lawton says she was just hoping to get an invite to Hockeyroos’ training when she received news of her international call up. During a short training stint with the national squad in Perth earlier this year, the 17-year-old impressed coach Paul Gaudoin enough for him to pick her for the FIH Pro League tilts in New Zealand, Argentina and the USA. It’s a dream come true for the Haileybury college student, who plays as a midfielder.

Amy in Hockeyroos

19 Apr 2019

Amy joined Southern United as a nine year old, and first represented Victoria in hockey in the Under 12 School Sport Victoria team as a ten year old.  Now just turned 17 Amy has been selected to play for the Hockeyroos.

Under 15 and Under 18 Australian Championships Update

17 Apr 2019

The under 15 and under 18 Australian Championships are now over.   The under 15 girls state team with Southern’s Shauna Mitchell came home with Gold, with penalty shoot outs in both the semi and the gold medal match, with Shauna scoring the last Victorian goal in the sudden death.   The under 15 boys […]

United star step closer to Kookaburras

17 Apr 2019

Nathan selected in the Australian Development Squad, unveiling of the flag and a great weekend of hockey.

Nathan in Australian Development Squad

17 Apr 2019

Hockey Australia announced the addition of players in to the Australian Development Squad – known as Australian A – Southern’s Nathan Ephraums was included in this prestigious list. Nathan started at Southern as a tiny junior in under 9s, and has always shown his brilliance at the club and state level.  Nathan was first selected […]

2019 Rule Changes

08 Apr 2019

Hockey Victoria has announced the rule changes being adopted in 2019. Catch up with what you need to know.

Do you want to be a shark?

02 Apr 2019

The Junior State Championships take place during July school holidays. Players who play for Southern United can nominate to be part of this fun, exciting and challenging tournament.

Ahmad puts on a show

02 Apr 2019

THE start of the 2019 hockey season is near, with the Southern United teams completing their final practice matches on the weekend. The men’s team played Mentone and the women tackled MCC. The club also had a party to celebrate the season of 2018, when it had its most successful season and to welcome 2019. The afternoon started with the young children of the club showing off their skills in some fun games on the hockey pitch.