In 2017 Mentone Hockey Club will be fielding 4 teams in Hockey Victoria’s Men’s Masters (Over 35) competition played on Monday nights on a home and away ground basis.A new HV competition structure introduced by Hockey Victoria has seen the age limit dropped to 35 and three new divisions introduced, Over 35, Over 45 and an Over 50 competition. While the Over 35 and Over 45 competitions run on a Monday night the Over 50 continues to run on a Wednesday night.The teams will compete in the following grades:
- Men’s Masters 35+ A Grade.
- Men’s Masters 35+ C South East Grade
- Men’s Masters 45+ A Grade
- Men’s Masters 45+ C Grade.
Mentone also enters 3 teams (under the name of ‘Southern’) in the Men’s SuperVets (over 50s) competition played on Wednesday nights at Footscray Hockey Centre or the State Netball & Hockey Centre in Parkville.
Mentone Veterans section has the ambition of becoming a force in Veterans hockey in Victoria and to realise this has established a Leadership Group responsible for the following:
- Player recruitment
- Social/Fundraising events
All four grades play their home fixtures at the Mentone Hockey Club’s home turf at Keysborough (Mentone Grammar Playing Fields).
Hockey Victoria regulations allow individual to play in both the Men’s Masters and the SuperVets for Mentone/Southern, as well as representing your own club for weekend open grade play.
We are always on the lookout for new members so if you are either thinking of playing Master hockey or are unhappy with your current setup and wish to become part of a professional and driven Masters section please contact:
Mentone Men’s Masters Coordinator (Over 35’s/Over 45’s)
M: 0408 378 511
Southern Men’s SuperVets (Over 50s)
M: 0418 326 174