Welcome to the local Horowhenua Hockey Association website. Please read our home page or click on the headings at the top of this page, using the drop down columns for the local information you require.
Handy websites to visit for draws, tournaments, hockey news, events, resources and more:
Hockey New Zealand – click on: Hockey NZ
Central Districts - www.centralhockey.co.nz
Manawatu Hockey - www.hockeymanawatu.org.nz
HALLIWELL TURF OPERATIONS MANAGER
Hockey Turf: Requests to book the turf must be made through the turf office in advance. Please check the turf calender(above) for available dates/times prior to requesting use of the turf. This is kept as up to date as possible.
Pre – booked sessions have priority over casual users of the turf.
Upstairs Pavilion Use of the upstairs pavilion for Representative teams are also to be made through the turf office in advance.
NB: The HSTT hires out upstairs/kitchen and has a number of bookings in place by non- hockey groups, so please check with the office first.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR UNDER 18 BOYS TEAM
UNDER 13 BOYS CURTIS TEAM ANNOUNCED
Congratulations to the following boys who have been selected for the HHA Under 13 Boys Curtis Representative Team:
Harvey Meyer (GK)
Coach: Bryan Walker
Assistant Coach: Viena McKay
UNDER 15 GIRLS TEAM ANNOUNCED
Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected for the HHA Under 15 Girls Representative Team:
Coach: Venessa Parata
UNDER 15 BOYS TEAM ANNOUNCED
Congratulations to the following boys who have been selected for the HHA Under 15 Boys Representative Team:
Coach: Jazz McKay
Assistant: Teri Kitson
Manager: Neil Hirini
UNDER 13 COLLIER GIRLS TEAM ANNOUNCED
Congratulations to the following players who have been selected for the U/13 Collier Girls Team
Jessica Christiansen – Burgess
+ 1 more may be announced
Coaches: Venessa Parata and Tegan Muurahi
Manager: Doug Patrick
2015 UNDER 13 BOY’S HATCH TEAM ANNOUNCED
The HHA U/13 Boy’s Hatch Team has been announced. Congratulations to the following players:
Coach: Karen Bignell
Managers: Quinton Gardiner & Lindsey Davis
ALL REPRESENTATIVE DATES FOR 2015
13-14th Jun U18 Men’s Association Mini in Wanganui
13-14th Jun U18 Women’s Association Mini in Stratford
5-11th Jul U18 Regional Men & Women in North Harbour
6-11th Jul U18 Association Men in Auckland
6-11th Jul U18 Association Women’s in Dunedin
12-13th Sep U15 Boys Premier in Hawke’s Bay
12-13th Sep U15 Boys Championship Mini in Poverty Bay
12-13th Sep U15 Girls Premier & Championship Mini in Manawatu (combined)
28th Sep-3rd Oct U15 Premier Boys in Dunedin
28th Sep-3rd Oct U15 Championship Boys in Wellington
28th Sep-3rd Oct U15 Premier Girls in Whangarei
28th Sep-3rd Oct U15 Championship Girls in Christchurch
19-20th Sep U13 Boys Hatch Mini in Stratford
19-20th Sep U13 Boys Curtis Mini in Wanganui
19-20th Sep U13 Girls Collier Mini in Hawke’s Bay
19-20th Sep U13 Girls Rawleigh Mini (Venue TBC)
4-10th Oct U13 Boys Hatch Cup in Timaru
5-8th Oct U13 Boys Curtis Cup in Levin
4-10th Oct U13 Girls Collier Trophy in Manawatu
5-8th Oct U13 Girls Rawleigh Trophy in Poverty Bay
PRIMARY SCHOOL WINTER HOCKEY
Draw’s are available above, under draws/winter hockey and then choose your grade. The tuck shop will be open on Saturday mornings only, with drinks/snacks and mouth guards available for purchase. Woodley’s Coffee Cart will also be here on Saturdays’ and Mondays. Eftpos is available. Cancellations/Postponements will be made in extreme weather/flooding conditions. Saturdays morning games: cancellations will be made at 7.30am – please listen to MoreFM 90.3, check our website or ring the office for a recorded message(06 3675353). Weekday games: cancellations will be made at 1.00pm and schools notified by email and a notice put on our website and a recorded phone message(as above).
SCHEDULED HOCKEY EVENTS AT HALLIWELL HOCKEY TURF:
8th/9th August – HHA Hardy/Thornton Tournament (U13B teams) 15th/16th August – HHA Bartholomew Cup Tournament(U13A teams) 31st August – 4th September – HNZ Secondary School’s Girls Mary Clinton Cup Tournament 19th/20th September – CD Rawleigh Mini Tournament(U13B Girls) 5th – 8th October – CD Curtis Cup Tournament(U13B Boys)
2015 JUNIOR WORLD CUP SQUAD – LOCAL SELECTIONS
HNZ has announced a wider group of players who have been identified as currently in contention for selection to compete at the 2016 Junior World Cup. Congratulations to our local players Casey-Mae Waddell and Tegan Muraahi who have been selected to the 2015 Womens Junior Squad an also to Hayden Phillips on his selection to the Men’s Junior World squad. Final selection will be announced at a later date.
Are you interested in learning to umpire or need to refresh your umpire skills?? The Association is seeking interest from anyone who maybe keen to learn or once again blow the whistle. Umpires are required for both Junior and Senior teams. Do you have a couple of hours to spare either weekday’s or weekend’s? Please let the office know and we can arrange trainings.