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Gracie Geddis named All Australian

Congratulation to Gracie Geddis on being named in the Schoolsport Australia,   All Australian Hockey Team for 2017 at the conclusion of the Pacific School Games in Adelaide between the 2nd and 9th of December. Gracie was representing Victoria in the Girls 16 years and under age group,  while sister Zara was also competing for Victoria  in the Girls 12 and Under age Group Gracie’s selection means she will be heading to South Africa to compete sometime in  2018. For those who have been around a while, and to put Gracie’s  selection in perspective, she is the first Mentone Junior since Kary Chau to make the SSA …

Summer Series Round 6 Wrap.

  With second spot up for grabs it was important to secure the win for the the Kings. In a tight fought tussle with the Moscato’s , a single field goal separated them at the end with the Kings taking a 4 points to 2 win. The Kings win opened up the possibility for the Coyotes to jump to the top of the ladder. A free flowing game between the Sausages and the Coyotes finally saw the Coyotes end up the regular season with a 5-0 win and secure top spot going into the finals round. This weeks finals sees …

Summer Series Round 5 Wrap.

  A turn up for the books as the Sausages scored their first win against the Kings, followed by an upset win over  the Moscato’s by the Coyotes. The race for 2nd is still on depending on the results of tonight’s games.

Portsea Polo – volunteers required

The 13th of Jan is almost here and we are looking for volunteers for the Portsea Polo. Whether its celebrity spotting, being at one of Melbourne iconic events, hanging out with mates or just helping the Club we want you! To help manage volunteers we use Signup.com.  Please use this link http://signup.com/go/QVkckuy to choose your spot.  Assistance with transport can be arranged.  Volunteers should be 14 or older.      

Junior Development Session

An Exciting New of Opportunity for Mentone Hockey Club  Juniors The Club is excited to announce the availability of a 4 week Development Session for Juniors The Junior Development Sessions start on Wednesday the 22 of November @ 6.30 pm and 8.00 pm (later times for older age groups) Keysborough Playing Fields is where the Sessions will be held. These sessions are targeted at player in the U12, U14, U16 and U18 age groups.  Expression of interest will be be considered for players outside these groups. The cost is $60 per person for the full 4 week series. Hockey Victoria’s Ben Seccull will deliver …

2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Annual General Meeting of the Old Mentonians Hockey Club Inc. will be held at: the Main Pavilion at the Mentone Grammar Sporting Fields 756-768 Springvale Rd, Braeside on Thursday 16th November 2017 at 7.30pm. AGENDA 1. Apologies 2. Confirmation of minutes of AGM held 17th November, 2016. 3. Business arising 4. President’s report 5. Treasurer’s report 6. Men’s section report 7. Women’s section report 8. Men’s Masters section report 9. Women’s Masters section report 10. Junior’s section report 11. Hockey Centre report 12. Election of office bearers 13. General Business 14. Close Please make an effort to attend and …

Monday Night Summer Series

Return of the Summer Series sees four inter club teams vie for the pre-Christmas title. Dos’ Sausages. Teisha’s Kings. The Flying Moscato’s. Wylie’s Coyotes. Games are at 7.00pm and 8.30pm consisting of 4 x 15 min quarters. 2 points for a field goal, 1 point for a penalty corner. No draws means that in the event that scores are tied at the end of the game, a 3 player shootout will take place.  1 of the players taking place in  the shootout will be nominated by the opposing team. Summer Series Details  

Another Bunnings Sausage Sizzle Cup Day November 7 – At Bunnings Mentone

Volunteers are again being sought for our Bunnings Sausage Sizzle on November 7th (Cup Day) at Bunnings Mentone – 27 Nepean Hwy, Mentone. Please help support the Club in this fundraising effort by donating an hour (or two) of your time. Sign up Here to pick your spot  SignUp.com Its an easy few hours that generates a nice amount of revenue for the Club and a good way to meet people. To answer any questions please  contact Dean Sheppard 0418 848 386    

International Festival of Hockey

The International Festival of Hockey is going to be huge in 2017. This year will feature teams from Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Pakistan, USA and the number one ranked women’s team in the world, Netherlands.   Being played across two great venues in Bendigo and Melbourne,you can expect this year’s International festival of Hockey to be fun for the whole family.   Where: Bendigo Hockey Complex Bendigo 5-6 November State Netball Hockey Centre Melbourne 8-12 November How Much:      Adults start at $20.35, kids at $10.17 Don’t miss out. Book your tickets through Ticketmaster now!     Want to …

Discounted Responsible Serving of Alcohol Training – Monday 16th of October

The Mentonians Association (the Mentone Grammar School alumni association) has organised an RSA training session for this coming Monday night (16th of October) and they are part subsidising it and have opened it up to the individual Clubs. The reduced cost for Mentone Hockey Club members is only $35 per person. Most reputable training providers charge at least $55 per person. Venue is the McBeath Theatre, Greenways Campus, Mentone Grammar, 63 Venice St, Mentone The course starts at 7pm (6.30-645 arrival) and runs through to 9.30pm if you are interested you can sign up HERE