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  • Jersey O35s ready to contest for final place

    After coming through their quarter-final match against Boston Spa on penalty strokes, Rathbones Jersey Over 35s are preparing to take on Harleston Magpies this Sunday in the semi-final of the England Hockey Masters Trophy. Victory would take the team to their third consecutive final at Lee Valley stadium.

    Date: Sunday 12th March

    Start time: 11:30

    Venue: Les Quennevais Sports Centre

    Squad:

    1. Laura Besnard (GK)
    2. Trudy Dillon-Nugent
    3. Tracey Vallois
    4. Helen Richardson
    5. Zoe Smart
    6. Jenna Johnson-Rayner
    7. Lucy Aston
    8. Kelly Cutting (capt)
    9. Ciara McQuaid
    10. Becky Henwood-Darts
    11. ...

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  • Rathbones Jersey Hockey Boys U16s Continue Their Campaign In The English National Hockey Championships

    Following their successful Regional League performances last month, which saw the boys qualify for the next round, the squad sets off to the UK for Sunday’s Tier 2 Regionals. This stage is just one step away from taking part in the National Hockey Finals at Lee Valley in the Olympic Park over a weekend in April.

    The team has been working hard since qualifying and whilst Sunday will offer some tough challenges, the boys and coaches are looking forward to testing themselves against the best young players from the West of England region.

    The format for Sunday is round-robin in a group of four tea...


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  • Over 35s ready for Boston Spa clash

    Ladies Masters trophy quarter final match. Sunday 26th February - 3pm

    This Sunday, Rathbones Jersey O35s welcome Boston Spa hockey club (Leeds) for their quarter final match in the England Hockey Masters Trophy. Boston Spa have not played in the competition since early December due to a bye in the last round and jersey hope that this will give them an advantage following their strong performance against Yate HC only a few weeks ago. Playing at home with lots of supporters will also help to motivate a very determined team. Five of the jersey team also played in the 1st team match last weekend t...


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  • Over 50s prepare to take on Reading

    Rathbones Jersey Over 50s are preparing for their quarter-final clash with Reading HC in the England Hockey Master's Cup this weekend. The match starts at 1pm at Les Quennevais Sports Centre.

    Squad: Stuart Gower (captain), Rob Hurry, Peter Taylor, Murray Gilson, Conrad Evans, Ed Daubeney, Jan Collins, Adrian Heelis, Arran Eagar, Mark Bailey, Paul Duckworth (gk), Dom Pallot, Paul Le Bihan, Tobi Mathews, Steve Ritzema. Manager: Simon Watling.

    Captain Stuart Gower is looking forward to a home tie; “We are in for a tough match against past title holders Reading who also boast a number of ex GB int...


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  • Jersey lose on sudden death strokes in England Hockey Trophy

    Rathbones Jersey missed out on progressing to the next round of the England Hockey Trophy following an agonising defeat at the hands of Kingsbridge & Salcombe HC on Saturday. Goals from Aleisha Duffy and Kerry Rogers helped Jersey fight back from a goal behind twice to draw 2-2 after normal time, before losing on sudden death in the shootout.

    It has been Jersey's best ever run in the competition, and captain Trudy Dillion-Nugent told ITV that she is pleased how the team has grown during the run:

    "It's the furthest we've been in the tournament so far. It's a great experience for our team to pla...


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