Ross Ladies Hockey Team 2015

Ross Ladies v Newent 3rds

All that late night short corner practice paid off! Ross Ladies travelled to Newent on Saturday looking for their first win of the season. After a nervous wait for a 3:30pm pushback ( plus the anticipation of the Rugby world cup quarter finals) the match started well. The defensive team of Liese, Charlie, Cal and Holly B ... More

Ross Badgers v Cheltenham

Ross Badgers v Cheltenham

An unstoppable force - Krátos The Greek word for ‘strength, power; mighty deed’ is Krátos and this amply defines Ross Badgers hockey team in only their second match of their inaugural competitive season. On Saturday they travelled away to Cheltenham under typical leaden skies. But as the game progressed and Ross’ ... More

Ross 2nd XI v Lansdown C

Wondrous Machine Ross on Wye Men’s 2nd XI continued their promising start to the season away to Lansdown C with a stunning 6-2 victory. Rory Calderwood was a very deserving Man of the Match as he created assist after assist for his team mates with his dazzling ball control and increasing eye for the right pass at the ... More

Ross 2nd XI v Cheltenham D

Ross 2nd almost take the laurals Ross 2nd men's hockey travelled away to Cheltenham to face a team who were still on a high from their previous week’s 10-1 victory and managed to leave with honours even. Restorative moments in sport are supposed to be grand affairs, with emotive soundtracks, preferably viewed in ... More

Ross Badgers vs Newent

Encouraging start to a new era. Ross-on-Wye Hockey club began a new era for their junior members after joining the Gloucestershire Badgers league and on Saturday met Newent in their first competitive match of the season. In late morning balmy October sunshine at Monmouth School Sports Club, Coach Pete Jenkins saw his ... More

Ross 2nd XI v Lansdown B

Ross battle for control It was with some trepidation that Ross Men’s 2nd XI took the field in Monmouth for their league match against Lansdown B. Could those players claiming Welsh heritage emulate their rugby sporting heroes or would it turn out like their English counterparts to be an exasperating underwhelming ... More

Ross 2nd XI v Winchcombe

Ross defy the odds to record a terrific win Ross 2nd XI men’s hockey team travelled to Cheltenham on Saturday afternoon for their first league match of the season against a wile Winchcombe and put in a terrific team performance to eventually win comfortably. Sometimes there are games so gripping that hype is left ... More

HockeyFest 2015

With the added excitement of the Unibet EuroHockey Championships, England Hockey has been running HockeyFest 2015. To get involved, Ross on Wye Hockey Club held a Round-robin tournament for existing and new players at Monmouth Leisure Centre on the 6th September 2015. The event had a great turn out of players of all ... More

Ross Ladies vs Gloucester City

First Match of the Season for Ross-on-Wye Ladies Hockey Team On Saturday 27th September Ross Ladies played a match against Gloucester City Hockey Club. The defence, Leise Brady, Holly Belcher, Emma McQueen, Carolyn Carver and Esther Rudge in goal, did a very good job of marking players tightly and putting in some ... More

To Respect an Umpire or Not Respect an Umpire, A Tale of Two Cities

Monmouth based Ross men’s First Hockey Team continue to make progress, with a narrow defeat away to Cheltenham B (Current league leaders) and a convincing home victory against Cardiff and UWIC D. First up an away fixture against unbeaten and current league leaders Cheltenham B. The early season form gives the indica... More