Juniors

 

The North East Hockey club have Junior teams ranging from Minkey through to Under 18's. The aim of the junior program is to develop our players, whilst encourging active fun

 

Current Junior Information:

Junior Grading:

The following grades may be available in 2017 (depending on player numbers)

  • Under 18A Boys: Friday nights
  • Under 18B Girls: Friday nights
  • Under 18B Boys: Friday nights
  • Under 18B Girls: Friday nights
  • Under 14 Boys: Sunday mornings
  • Under 14 Girls: Sunday mornings
  • Under 11 Mixed: Sunday mornings
  • Under 9 Mixed: Sunday mornings

     

Under 18 Competition:

Players who are at least 13 on the 31st of December in the year prior to the competition would be eligible for this competition. At this point, players who are member of state representative sides, or play Metro 2 or higher would be excluded from B grade sides.

 

Under 14 Competition:

The Under 14 Competition provides an opportunity for clubs to place players who they felt would be at risk in A or B grade in this competition for an extra year.

 

Under 11 Competition:

This is a mixed grade with players aged 10 and under on the 1st January. 

 

Under 9 Competition:

This is a mixed grade with players aged 8 and under on the 1st January. The game is played on a smaller pitch and coaches are able to stand in the field of play when necessary to help explain rules, positions and skills to the players.