Minkey and U8 Hockey

DHC Junior's U9 Hockey

UNDER 8

Aim

The Under 8 competition aims to create a pathway for Hook in to Hockey and Minkey athletes before they move in to Under 10s. 

Teams

Our teams are divided equally with selection based on friendships and making the teams as even as possible. Each team will have 4-5 players on the field at any one time.  

Training and Matches

1st training session - Monday 19 March 2018,  4.15-5pm

Winter training - Monday afternoons 4.15pm-5.00pm starting beginning of March and finishes 13th August 2018.

Three Gala Days will be held on selected Sunday mornings.

Matches are two 20 minute halves with a five minute half time break. It is played on an 1/8 of a field with two goals per team. Your coach is allowed on the field during play but not in the circles. There are no finals matches and no premierships.

Uniforms

Full club uniform is not required  however players will be asked to purchase a custom made U8 DHC t-shirt  and purchase club socks. Green shorts are preferred.

Rules:            

- 2 x 20 minute halves

                        - Ground to be divided into 8 sections

                        - Portable goals

- Portable lines with four goals in near each corner of the field

Umpires:         - One umpire per game

END OF SEASON PRESENATION NIGHT - 20th AUGUST 2018

Sausage sizzle/participation medals at end of season.

MINKEY HOCKEY

Aim:

An introductory fun, interactive modified program for 5-6 year olds

When Mondays 4.15pm-5.00pm 

Dates:  Starts: Monday 19 March- 13 August 2018

What: Game and skill based activities learning the basic skills of hockey in a fun environment

Each registered Minkey participant will have the opportunity to purchase the starter pack, which includes a hockey stick, hockey ball, reversable singlet, shin pads, backpack  (Cost $60)

ENQUIRIES: to Under 8 & Minkey Coorinator- Carolyn Henry carolyn.henry28@bigpond.com