Welcome to Somerville Hockey Club

Somerville Hockey Club was founded by Mr Lesley Howard Norton in 1915 and became an Incorporated Society in 1972. Today the Club has in excess of 600 members - 45 teams of men, women, boys and girls, playing across all grades in the AHA competition. Our homebase is located at Auckland Grammar School turf in Mt Eden, on the Auckland city fringe with an international class water turf. Our premier mens and womens teams feature 12 current and past Blacksticks.

 

THIS WEEK ....

*Visit our Youth and Junior Pages to view Finals Day Photo's !!!!

*Club Gear Collection and Property Amnesty. Somerville is Data Basing all Club Property, this requires the participation of all past and present members. How can you help ?? please  CLICK HERE for details.

*The club celebrates our Blacksticks womens success with a series win over Australia at the recent Oceania Cup. Samantha Charlton, Rose Keddell, Julia King, Amy Robinson, Fran Davies, Taryn Davey, Grace OHanlon. (Liz Thompson - injury)

*Somerville Blacksticks are on display for their regions at the National Hockey League Sept 14 to 22nd.

 

 

 

 

Auckland Club Finals Day Wrap 2019

Somerville had 4 teams vying for titles on Auckland Finals Day. Our Premier Reserve and Division 1 women were seeking three-peat Championships ....Read all the match reports CLICK HERE

Inter-City Champions 2019 !!!!

Somerville defeated Roskill Eden 1-0 to make it back to back Inter-City titles for the "ville girls". Full Match Report 

Somerville defeated Southern Districts 7-1 on Saturday to finish 5th in the Inter-City Competition. Match Report

Barry Middleton, Premier Men's Head Coach for 2019 season moves back to UK to resume his contract with Holcom HC. Barry and wife Beckie have been a wonderful addition to the club this season and have one the hearts of not only Somerville HC but also the wider Auckland Hockey Community. Barry received the clubs "Player of the Year" award and was also voted the "Players Player of the Year" by his fellow players.

Beckie was instrumental in ensuring another Inter-City title for the Premier Women and played a major role in assisting the Diocesan school Hockey programme.

The Somerville Premier Men's Coach role is currently advertised on NZ, Australia, UK websites.

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2019 Club Raffle Prizes

The Club Raffle has now been drawn. Before the winners celebrate, a huge thankyou must go to Jason Chandler for organising this mammoth undertaking along with all those people and businesses who kindly donated prizes to ensure this fund raising success.To view the full list of Prize Winners ....  Click Here !!!

 

Somerville Blackstick Julia King with BS Captain Stacey Michelson celebrating Olympic Qualification with a win over Australia at the recent Oceania Cup.

Resources

Club Training Schedule CLICK HERE

International Roll   CLICK HERE

Representative players (since 2015) CLICK HERE

Private Coaching Staff CLICK HERE

Tigerturf Carpet for HIre   CLICK HERE

L.G. Academy Description  CLICK HERE

Somerville Cubs Description  CLICK HERE

Health and Safety (PC Equipment)   CLICK HERE

Club Calendar 2019

Strategic Documents

Player Pathway:  CLICK HERE

Coaching Guideline  CLICK HERE

Sponsors

 

With special mention to Planet Hockey for the use of their photographs