St Peter's School

Girls' Hockey

Girls' Hockey

IMG 6907Hockey is the major team game played by girls at St Peter’s in the autumn term and by boys in the Spring term. There are 2 games sessions in the Third and Fourth Form and 3 to 4 in the Fifth and Sixth Form, including a fixture every Saturday of the term. The School plays on a tough Northern circuit, competing against most of the major Hockey playing schools in the North of England. Regular updates throughout the season can be found here.

The School runs 4 senior teams with A and B teams at U15 and U14 age groups. We enter the National Schools’ competition at U18, U16 and U14 age groups. All teams are coached by experienced and knowledgeable coaching staff. Two specialist external coaches are also employed on the programme and there is also a full-time Graduate Hockey Coach who is regularly involved in coaching sessions and matches.

The senior teams tour every 2 years, visiting locations such as South Africa and Barbados.

St Peter’s School Girls’ Hockey Representative Honours

Hockey 1st team Dec 2017
Above: The unbeaten 1st XI of 2017-18.

St Peter’s School has a number of girls involved in the Hockey Single System Programme. We believe that the girls’ involvement in this process is an integral part of their development as players and are extremely proud to have so many involved.

2017/18

  • Emilia Proctor - England Red team at the England School Games

2014/15

  • Sally Hicks – U18 JRPC squad
  • Hannah Lawrence – U18 NAGS Academy
  • Millie Grant – U18 JRPC
  • Lucy Lawrence – U16 JRPC
  • Lucy Lovisetto – U16 JRPC

2013

  • Hannah Lawrence – U16, Pennine Pumas 2013 (Futures Cup winning squad)
  • Lucy Lawrence - U14, JRPC 2013
  • Millie Grant – U16, JRPC 2013
  • Sally Hicks – U16, JRPC 2013
  • Ellie Martin – U17, JRPC 2013
  • Josie Proctor – U17, JRPC 2013
  • Helen Megone – U17, JRPC

We also have numerous girls attending Junior Academy Centres and Representing North Yorkshire.

Recent Successes

2017/18:

  • Girls' 1st XI unbeaten in all matches throughout the season
  • Girls' 1st XI reach the national finals of the National Schools Competition as North Champions
  • Girls' U16 XI reach the north finals of the National Schools Competition

2015/16:

  • Girls' 1st XI win North East Independent Schools Hockey League
  • Girls' U18 and U14 squads reach the north finals of the National Schools Competition
  • Boys' 1st XI unbeaten all season
  • Boys' 1st XI are North East Champions in the National Schools’ Competition
  • Boys U16 XI reach the north finals of the National Schools Competition

2014/15:

  • U16 girls semi-finalists in the North Finals of the National Schools’ Competition
  • U14 girls North East Finalists in the National Schools’ Competition

2013

  • U14 girls 4TH in North Finals of National Schools’ Competition
  • U18 girls through to North East Finals of National Schools’ Competition
  • U16 girls through to North East Finals of National Schools’ Competition

2012

  • U14 girls through to North Finals of National Schools’ Competition