Hockey: Summer League Finals

29 08 2014

The 2014 Dumfries Hockey Club Summer League came to an exciting end on Tuesday 5th August with all 6 teams competing in an evening of final playoffs. With the Beth Anderson Cook award for the winning team and three Player of the Match awards donated by The Buccleuch, Thornhill, competition was high.

The Young Farmers - winners of Dumfries Hockey Club, Summer League 2014

The Young Farmers – winners of Dumfries Hockey Club, Summer League 2014

The first match saw the team DGRI battle it out with Thornhill for 5th and 6th place – the tie was eventually won by Thornhill in a sudden death penalty shoot-out. Kirsty Anna McLaughlin playing for DGRI was awarded player of the match.

The second fixture of the evening was Dumfries Saints RFC vs D& G Council in the battle for 3rd and 4th. D&G Council took the 3rd spot with three goals from youngster Callum Kingstree. Player of the match was awarded to Dumfries Saints defender Rob Orr.

The grand final and play off for the top spot was contested by the Young Farmers and Dumfries. This was a highly competitive match with some excellent hockey played and some fine saves from both keepers. Goals from Colin Davidson and Jamie Campbell secured a win for the Young Farmers. Captain Ross Mair and vice Vicky Campbell were presented with the Beth Anderson-Cook award by Paul Cook. Colin was also presented with player of the match for the final by Bob Lees.

If you are interested in joining Dumfries Hockey Club newcomers are always welcome. Senior training for 16 years + takes place on Tuesday at King George V, Dumfries. Men from 6-7.30pm and Ladies 7.30-9pm. Junior training for P6-S4 boys and girls returns in September. Please see our website or facebook page for full details.





Hockey: Junior Hockey

16 05 2014

Dumfries Hockey Club – Junior Hockey Sessions
Tuesdays, 6-7pm at KGV
P6-S4 boys and girls, newcomers welcome!

This runs until the end of May and re starts after the school summer holidays. The contact for junior hockey is Margaret Miller, email mm@johnmillerlimited.co.uk

Congratulations to junior players Holly McKie and Philippa Howie who have been selected to represent the South-West district at the upcoming U14 Scottish Inter-District tournament at Peffermill, Edinburgh on Sunday 18th May.





Hockey: Summer League

16 05 2014

The Dumfries Hockey Club summer league is underway. This is a fun mixed 11-a-side that is played every Tuesday, 7-9pm, at KGV.

If anyone is keen to play they can contact Emma on Emma@johnmillerlimited.co.uk .

For fixtures see – Summer League fixtures 2014.

The results table following the first round of games is here –
Summer League Results Table – 16 May 14





Hockey: Dumfries October Camp

8 09 2011

Scottish Hockey are holding a Hockey Camp in Dumfries in October.

Venue: King George Astro Pitch
Dates: 10th, 11th, 12th October (Mon/Tue/Wed)
Ages: 11-15
Time: 10am-2.30pm
Cost: £20

Contact: youth@scottish-hockey.org.uk, or Scottish Hockey at 0131 453 9070.

Download the flyer here – Dumfries October Camp flyer 2011





Hockey: Junior Coaching starts Sunday September 11th

3 09 2011

Dumfries Hockey Club are starting their junior coaching sessions for the 2011/12 season.

The sessions are for boys and girls at King George V Park, Glasgow Road, Dumfries.

Beginning on Sunday 11 Sept 2011 (for 10 weeks)

Two groups: Ages 7-10 and Ages 11-14. Both at 10:00am to 11:00am.

A fee of £1 should be paid on a weekly basis to cover pitch and coaching costs. Sticks will be provided, if necessary. Come along and learn a new team sport from coaches with Junior International, National League and District League experience.

Any further information from Anne Lees by email on dumfriesjuniorcoaching@hotmail.co.uk OR JUST TURN UP!

See the Hockey Junior Coaching poster here (Adobe/PDF).





Hockey: Start of 2011/12 Season

3 09 2011

The Dumfries Hockey Club season starts up this weekend. On Saturday In West Division 1 the Womens firsts are at Clydesdale and the seconds play at KGV against Loch Lomond.

The men start their matches in West Division 2 at Glasgow Accies.





Dumfries Hockey Club Race Night Sat 5th March

3 03 2011

Dumfries Hockey Club are having a race night to raise money for club funds at Nunholm on Saturday the 5th March, 7 for 7:30pm. All family and friends welcome. Contact the club social convenors for more details.