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Announcing the 2019 WA Masters State Off Field Team (OFT) Appointments

The WA Masters Hockey Committee and Hockey WA would like to thank everyone who nominated and congratulate those who have been appointed.  We wish you every success for the 2019 Women's and Men's Championships.

 

Women

 

O35 Coach Alison Rieck 

O35 Manager Deb Whiting

 

O40 Coach Temeka Curley  

O40 Manager Lisa Melvin 

 

O45 Coach Fay Nash 

O45 Manager Sinead French-Bhlum

O45 Medical Sam Cameron

 

O50 Coach Gleny Chinnery

O50 Manager Patricia Scott 

 

O55 Coach Joanne Sgro 

O55 Manager Jude Ottaway

 

O60 Coach Vicki Silich

O60 Manager Wendy Stone

 

O65 Coach Bev Ewen 

O65 Manager Sharen Mitchell

 

Selectors:

·         Nicola Ogden

·         Vicki Harris

·         Ben Mynott (also GK selector)

·         Wendy Quint

·         Natasha Dunham

·         Lyn Johnson

·         Kathy Aylward

·         Clare van den Burgh (GK selector)

·         Wendy Stone (GK selector)

·         Sam Cameron

 ·         Coleen Dayman

Men

 

O40 Coach TBA

O40 Manager TBA

 

      O45 Coach Alan Colthard

O45 Manager Tanya Sly

 

O50 Coach Paul Armitage

O50 Manager Paula Dick 

 

O55 Coach Brian Saxby

O55 Manager Craig Burgess

 

O60 Coach Rob Lawson

O60 Manager Astrid Miller

 

O65 Coach Ian Pestana 

O65 Manager Verina Pestana

 

O70 Coach Jim Banks 

O70 Manager Bill Campbell 

 

O75 Coach Rob Andrew

O75 Manager Brian Soares 

 

O55 Division 2 Coach TBA

O55 Division 2 Manager Naomi Noble

 

Geoff Robinson as a Selector

2019 WA Men's Masters State Teams Announced - Updated 50s Announced

The WA Masters Hockey Committee and Hockey WA are pleased to announce the selection of players for WA Masters State Teams.  

Award for Outstanding Service Contribution to Womens Masters Hockey

 

Organisations and players that are members of Hockey WA are invited to submit nominations for the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Women’s Masters Hockey in Western Australia. 

Eligibility for Nominations:

 

Nominees:

  • Must have previous or current involvement as a player, and/or coach, and/or manager, and/or selector, and/or umpire and/or administrator, and/or medical personnel:

 

  • Within the Western Australian (WA) Women’s Masters Hockey system within the Metro Association/Country Association; and/or

 

  • At a State/National Women’s Masters level, and/or

 

  • At an International Women’s Masters level.

 

  • Shall not currently compete against WA or a WA based team

No award shall be recommended for any person who has acted in an unsportsmanlike manner, to the detriment or the welfare of the club/association or prejudicial to the reputation of hockey in Western Australia.

 

Criteria

This Award seeks to recognise the contribution made by an individual to Women’s Masters hockey in Western Australia through their long and outstanding service.  The recipients are characterised by dedication and commitment, coupled with good character, that has led to successful achievements that have enhanced public and/or commercial interest in Women’s Masters hockey in Western Australia.

The judging panel will give preference to those nominees who have contributed strongly across more than one field of endeavour within the hockey community. The award is a reflection of outstanding achievements and dedication and involvement across all facets of hockey.

Criteria on the award may be judged include:

·        Significant contribution to Women’s Masters Hockey in WA for at least 10 years (not necessarily consecutive years)*; and

·     Involvement in and commitment to Women’s Masters hockey in WA within the Metro Association, Country Association, State, and/or National level.

*Whilst years of playing experience may be taken into consideration when reviewing nominations, this alone is not an adequate demonstration of selfless commitment to Women’s Masters hockey in WA that the judging panel will be seeking.

 

Timing of Nominations

Nominations for the Award must be received by 30 June 2019 unless otherwise determined by the WA Masters Hockey Committee.  Please send nominations to secretary@wamastershockey.com.

 

Assessment of Nominations

The WA Masters Hockey Committee will consider nominations based on the criteria outlined above.  The nomination will be assessed by 31 July 2019. All decisions made by the committee are final. Submitting this nomination does not automatically mean that the nominee will be selected for the award.