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This year has been another successful year with a number of players earning selection to represent New Zealand, Midlands, and Waikato at a range of tournaments this year.  Waikato U18 and U15 Taine Sweeny Ryan Eccles Morgan Clayton Leah Hodges …

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Bruce playing masters hockey.

Bruce Becker’s love of hockey started in 1961 as an enthusiastic 9 year old boy at St. Anne’s Convent school in Manurewa, when he decided to join Southern Districts Hockey Club. He was a member of the club until 1975 and …

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Doug Sommerville, Fraser Tech Hockey Club Life Member.

Doug Sommerville is a well-known and respected member of Fraser Tech Hockey Club, joining in 1976. He had started his first job with the Ministry of Works a year earlier so joining the club was a good way to meet people and make new friends. The team coach at that time was Parbhu Parsotam who is our present Club patron. While he was coaching at Hamilton Boy’s High School, he was also coaching the Fraser Tech Prem women’s team from 1988 to 1990. In 1992, he became the coach for the Fraser Tech Prem men’s team for 2 years but spent the next 4 years away in Palmerston North. He returned to Hamilton in 1998, where he again took up the position as the Premier men’s coach.
Doug was awarded a Life Membership to the club in 2009, after many years of hard work and a strong commitment to Fraser Tech hockey. He has made an invaluable contribution to the club and to hockey, using his wealth of knowledge and experience, dedicating much of his spare time, encouraging and supporting players of all ages.

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Debbie Balme – NZ Women’s Blacksticks Manager Hymie Gill – Midlands NHL Women & U21 Men’s Coach Sophie Wickens – Midlands NHL Jimmy Linehan – Midlands U21 Shiloh Gloyn – Midlands U21 & NHL Natasha Cotton – Midlands U21 & …

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Prem Women  Lydia Velzian – Waikato U16, NZ Tiger Turf, NHL Squad Kim Tanner – Waikato U18, Midlands U21, NHL Midlands, NZ Tiger Turf Sophie Wickens – Midlands U21 and NHL Midlands Lymarah Wharerau – NHL  Midlands and BOP/Tauranga Natasha …

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