Articles tagged 'hockey'

Zim hosts regional hockey tourney 12 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe men and women’s hockey teams will square off against their South Africa and Namibia counterparts in the Pro Series Indoor (PSi) International Test Series set for Hellenic Academy and Chisipite Senior School. The tournament, running from today until Monday, will also see 25 pr...
Haz names U21 ladies WC squad 8 June 2016 HARARE - The Hockey Association of Zimbabwe (Haz) has named a 32-member U21 ladies training squad ahead of the Women’s Junior Hockey World Cup scheduled for Santiago, Chile in November. The locals booked a place in the junior women’s hockey global showcase in March after beating hosts Namibia ...
Campbell: An unlikely hero 4 April 2016 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Under-21 ladies hockey team knew they would break their World Cup qualification jink when defender Stephanie Campbell scored in the semi-finals against Namibia last week. Campbell's goal helped Zimbabwe win the match 2-1 and seal their place in the final and with it a pla...
Victorious hockey team back home 31 March 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe Under-21 women’s hockey team returned from Namibia yesterday where they finished second behind South Africa to qualify for this year’s World Cup to be held in Chile. The squad secured their World Cup ticket after defeating hosts Namibia 2-1 in the semi-finals before going on ...
Ladies hockey team breaks jinx 31 March 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe Under-21 Women team on Saturday qualified for the Women’s Junior Hockey World Cup set for Santiago, Chile breaking a 11-year jinx since their last involvement at the global stage. The last time the local junior ladies team participated at a World Cup was in 2005 at the games ...
Arundel School to tour US 2 March 2016 HARARE - Arundel School’s hockey first team plans to go on a pre-season tour of the US, in April, with the help of sponsors such as NMB Bank.The bank donated $2 000 for hockey kit. The team, which is made up of players aged 16 to 18, will compete against high school teams in Washington DC and ...
Saints reign supreme 3 July 2015 HARARE - St George's College boys hockey team are currently enjoying a good season on the Northern Region A League where they have only been beaten once in 10 matches. The Saints lead the Northern Region A League standings with 23 points from 10 matches from which they have won seven, drawn tw...
Manolios' lifetime in hockey 28 May 2015 HARARE - In his prime Mark Manolios shared a drink with former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser and embraced the sixth president of Pakistan Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq. If not in chairmen’s enclosures, he was somewhere in the world’s hallowed grounds, chatting with legendary cricket fast bowl...
BAC hold their own at ACCC 2 December 2014 HARARE - The Africa Hockey Cup of Club Championship proved a bridge too far to cross for Zimbabwean representatives Bulawayo Athletics Club (BAC) who came unstuck against Telkom Orange on Sunday. BAC went down 7-0 at Khumalo Stadium in Bulawayo to Telkom Orange in the final of the ACCC to hand...
Zim hockey star adds another feather to her cap 21 November 2014 HARARE - Former Hellenic Academy hockey star Shannon Hart continued to rise following her a memorable freshman season with United States’ Kenyon College field hockey team. The ex-Hellenic head girl along with her teammates Rachel Hall, Julie Freedman, Maddie Breschi, and Sara Speroff were all ...
Record entry for continental hockey champs 15 November 2014 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo Athletic Club (BAC), Eradicators and Hippo Valley are aiming to leave an indelible mark at the 2014 edition of the Africa Cup of Club Champions at Khumalo Hockey Stadium in Bulawayo. The event, which will attract some of the top hockey clubs on the continent, will run from ...
Zim to host hockey tourney 12 November 2014 HARARE - The Hockey Association of Zimbabwe (Haz) will host this year’s edition of the Africa Cup of Club Champions (ACCC) at Khumalo Hockey Stadium in Bulawayo. The tournament is scheduled from to be staged on November 22 to 30 in the City of Kings. Haz vice-president Humphrey Chigwedere s...
Zim hockey stalwart honoured 29 September 2014 HARARE - International Hockey Federation (FIH) President Leandro Negro has showered praise on Virginia Ross for her years of dedication to Zimbabwe hockey. Negro’s remarks come as Ross was made an Honorary Life Member of Hockey Association of Zimbabwe (Haz) at an annual general meeting on Sept...
Boost for Eradicators 27 August 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe hockey team, Eradicators got a donation of hockey equipment worth more than $4 000 from Australia’s Frankston Stingrays Hockey Club. The donation comprising of 23 shirts, 24 junior sticks, 12 senior sticks, seven shin guards and six bag sticks was conducted at Magamba Hockey ...
St John's clinch Schools hockey title 4 August 2014 BULAWAYO - St John's College are the champions of this year’s Schools Hockey Super 12 tournament after beating Falcon College 1-0 in closely-fought match at Khumalo Hockey Stadium in Bulawayo on Saturday evening. The Rams had their midfielder Peter Landsay to thank after he scored in the secon...
Schools Super 12 hockey list complete 17 July 2014 HARARE - The Schools Hockey Northern Region A League has named seven schools which qualified for the National Super 12 tournament to be held in Bulawayo early next month. With only one game left before the end of the season, St George’s College, Hellenic Academy, Eaglesvale, St John’s College,...
Schools hockey title race hots up 11 July 2014 HARARE - With one game left in the Schools Hockey Northern Region A League, the title race has reached boiling point, with four teams still in the running for the championship. The race looks likely to pit current log leaders St Georges, Hellenic, Eaglesvale and St Johns. St Georges top the...
Zim Hockey Schools teams named for Asia tour 24 June 2014 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Schools Hockey Association successfully held trials at Khumalo hockey stadium in Bulawayo to select the Under-19 boys team to travel to Singapore and Malaysia in August. The Under-19s will join the Under-17 team, which has already started their preparations. The teams ...
St George's, PE renew Centenary rivalry 13 June 2014 HARARE - A battle for supremacy is expected this weekend when St Georgie’s College and Prince Edward sports teams clash in the traditional Centenary Sports Day set for today and tomorrow at Saints. The Centenary Sports Day is an annual event to commemorate the establishment of the country’s tw...
Hockey teams camp for Youth Olympics qualifiers 6 March 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's junior men and women hockey teams went into camp in Harare yesterday to prepare for next week’s Youth Olympic Games Qualifiers in Lusaka, Zambia. The tournament will run between May 10 and 15. Two teams from each category qualify for the Youth Olympic Games to be held in...
Chisipite lifts Golden Girls title 28 July 2013 HARARE - Chisipite Senior School rose above last year s runners-up heartache to depose defending champions Peterhouse with a 1-0 win after extra-time in the final of the Golden Girls hockey trophy at Arundel School on Sunday. It was clash of school hockey giants who have taken turns in d ...
We have a lot to prove: Arundel 22 July 2013 HARARE - Arundel School first team hockey captain Rumbidzai Mhinga is confident her side will win the Inter-Schools Golden Girls tournament that begins on Thursday at the Mt Pleasant-based school. The three-day event sees the country's top hockey playing girls high schools battling for honours...
Schools battle at Golden Girls hockey tourney 21 July 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe s top hockey playing schools are set to re-ignite their rivalry when the 32nd edition of the Inter-schools Golden and Silver Girls tournament gets underway this Thursday at Arundel School. The presence of four members of the famed Golden Girls in the form of Trish Davies,..