The final stages of the Australian Indoor Hockey Festival are occurring in Goulburn over the next few days. The Festival has included Under 13, Under 15, Under 18, Under 21 and Open divisions for both males and females. Mentone has had a significant representation over the last month with 15 players in Victorian Teams.
Congratulations to Zara Geddis in the Under 13 Girls (2nd Top Goal scorer for the tournament), Sam Forbes (U13 Boys), Abbey O’Brien and Gracie Geddis (U18 Girls), Brooke Anderson and Emma Riley along with former Panther, Harriet Ochsenbein (Under 21 Women). New recruits, Liam Alards and Daniel O’Daley, teamed up with Todd Blasse (U21 Men). The Victorian Womens Open has half its representation from Mentone. This includes Tegan Boucher (captain), Teisha King, Julie Cooper, Emily Seccull, Jayde Morris and Jill Stanford. Another former Panther, Tash Lombard is representing Queensland.
Congratulations to all the players who have been involved in the indoor Festival and good luck to those currently competing.