Saturday, 20th July, 2019

Hockey

Williams survives shootout with Argentina, punches ticket to Pro League final

Mariah Williams and the Hockeyroos are set to face the Netherlands this weekend in the Pro League decider, after surviving a shootout scare against Argentina in Amstelveen. Fourth-ranked Argentina were the first off the mark...

Souths move first after second-half comeback over Erina Avoca Beach

Souths defeated Erina Avoca Beach 3-2 on Saturday afternoon, after grabbing two vital goals in the final quarter to claim the win after trailing by one at half time. Erina Avoca Beach were first off...

Parr, Jenner, Williams included in NSW Pride squad ahead of inaugural season

Newcastle's Jessica Parr, alongside fellow regional teammates Mariah Williams and Kate Jenner, have been named as part of NSW Pride's 33-player squad, ahead of the inaugural national Hockey One competition later this year. "It's really...

Williams rounds off Pro League demolition job against Great Britain

By the time Newcastle hockey superstar Mariah Williams put away a sweetly-struck reverse shot in the 37th minute, the Hockeyroos' battle against Great Britain was all but over. They had already scored three ahead...

Souths take control of first after Abell strike seals rain-washed victory over Regals

It was a wet-weather slugfest on Saturday afternoon, as Souths scored a 2-1 victory over top of the ladder rivals the Regals just moments before the final siren. The grim weather over the Newcastle International...

Williams heading on European tour as Hockeyroos face crunch-time in Pro League

Mariah Williams' crucial international tour with the Hockeyroos begins this Sunday, when the Novocastrian hockey star and the Australian women's national team begins their final run of fixtures in the FIH Pro League. First up...

Oxfords stake claim for premiership bid after 4-2 win over Central Coast | photos

Oxfords have staked a strong claim for the 2019 premiership, after securing a 4-2 win over Central Coast on Saturday afternoon. The two-goal victory puts the team just a single point off the top...

Fillingham, Barrie doubles guide Gosford to 6-nil victory over University | photos

Gosford grabbed a 6-nil win against University at the NIHC, but the victory didn't come without cost. Club captain Kylie Kingsley was rushed to hospital with a broken collarbone after going down hard in...

‘We were lucky to hold on’: Tigers, Regals split spoils in four-goal draw

The Tigers walked away underwhelmed with their result on Sunday afternoon, after managing to just hold on to a 2-all draw against the Regals in Round 5. Charmaine Piper was the first off the mark...

NDWHA: The Entrance nick victory over Souths with Purcell’s buzzer-beater

In a slugfest at the Newcastle International Hockey Centre, Souths and The Entrance nearly walked away with a nil-all draw, but for a last minute 'buzzer-beater' from Gabby Purcell. Both goalkeepers stood tall in the...