U12 Surrey Hockey Championships

5th March 2019

On Tuesday 26 February, the U12 Girls Hockey Team travelled to Reigate Grammar School to compete in the Surrey Championships.

With 10 teams competing, Danes Hill faced a tough 4 games in the pool with the top two qualifying for the semi-finals.

Danes Hill opened the tournament by beating Hinchley Wood 4-0 and Streatham & Clapham High School 4-1. The girls then faced a tough Reigate Grammar team in which a closely fought contest ended with a 0-0 draw. In the final group game, Danes Hill beat James Allen’s Girls’ School 4-0 to win the group and qualify for the final four.

In the semi-final the girls faced a difficult Epsom College side but played their best hockey of the day to win 3-1.

In the final, a fantastic display of disciplined and attacking hockey resulted in the girls beating Alleyn’s 4-2 to win the tournament and qualify for the Regional Competition.

Congratulations to all of the girls for a fantastic day and their well-deserved Gold medals.