Boys Outdoors

National Schools Championship for Boys - South Rounds

This event is the regional round of the National Schools' Championships.

The rules of the event will be those supplied by England Hockey for the national competition. The following indicates how the South round will be run.

Rounds will be held for U14 and U16 only. Entry for these events will be by qualification from County run events.

The National event at U18 is a direct entry cup. Click here to download the entry form.

Please click on the links below for the following documents:

  - Tournament Regulations

Format

There will be 20 entries, 2 from each county plus an extra 2 based on previous county results. Eight teams will play a preliminary game the winner of which goes in to the main draw.

The Heats will be 4 pools of four. The winner and runner-up of which will go through to the quarter-finals. The group winners will all be drawn at home and will play a school from a different group. The winners from these matches will go forward to the Finals Day.

Download the full drawsheet. A summary of the information is below.

Dates

U14 U16
Preliminary play-by date  Sat 25 Feb  Sat 25 Feb
Heats Thu 02 Mar Tue 28 Feb
Quarter Finals nominated date  Wed 08 Mar  Tue 07 Mar
Finals Day Thu 16 Mar Thu 16 Mar

Quarter Finals          

U14
Ardingly 0-4 Whitgift
 
Alleyn's 4-1 Langley Park
King Edward VI 4-1 Reed's
Kingston  1-5 
Cranleigh

      

U16
King Edward VI  1-3 
Langley Park
Reed's 6-1 Sir Wm Borlase
Whitgift 8-3 Portsmouth GS
 
RGS Guildford 3-2
Cranleigh

Semi Finals

 U14  
  U16      
Alleyn's  3-3 
Whitgift     Reed's  3-1  Langley Park
    0-2 aps            
King Edward VI

2-2

Cranleigh
Whitgift 4-1 RGS Guildford
    4-5 aps            
         
Bronze Alleyn's 1-2 King Edward VI
    RGS Guildford 2-2 Langley Park
      1-3aps  
Final Whitgift 1-2 Cranleigh     Whitgift 1-0 Reed's

Finals

U14  Thu 16 Mar  10:00-13:30  Ditton Fields (Kingston GS PF)
U16 Thu 16 Mar
10:00-13:30 Charterhouse School

Onward Qualification

U14: South winner and runner-up qualify for the National Round

U16: South winner qualifies for the National Round, runner-up has a play-off game.

South Organiser: Tony Hilton. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

South News

Peter Savage It is with sadness that we report the death of Peter Savage. Peter was from Sussex and a leading journalist and photographer in the hockey world. Full article

Integrating Goalkeepers Course There is an Integrating Goalkeepers course being held in  Wallingford on 24 April. Course description and booking.

Schools Outdoor Congratualtions to Cranleigh (U14) and Whitgift (U16) who won the Boys South Outdoor.