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Ross Badgers Olympic tour – 5 Aug 2016

Next stop - Tokyo 2020 On Friday 5 August 2016 two minibuses simultaneously left Monmouth and Ross-on-Wye in the early hours and made their way to the capital city. On board were the under-16 Ross-on-Wye Hockey Club team and their destination was the Olympic Hockey Stadium at Lee Valley. With all the talk of opening ... More

One vision

Ross Badgers v Wotton-under-Edge Ross Badgers travelled away on Saturday to Wotton-under-Edge to play a top of the table clash. With leaden grey skies and biting cold wind, the performances on the pitch by both teams warmed the hearts of the surprisingly large number of spectators. Unusually for this season Ross ... More

Play the game

Ross Badgers v Gloucester City Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team played at home in Monmouth against Gloucester City on Saturday and ensured they maintained their command at the top. It’s not often that this team have enjoyed a run about under warming rays this season, but Saturday was almost t-shirt weather in the ... More

It’s raining goals

Ross Badgers v Stroud On Saturday Ross Badgers travelled away to Stroud and for once the weather played little part in proceedings. Even the Sun made a brief appearance to illuminate what was in the end a pretty rampant display. As with all the clubs Ross encounter, Stroud are a much larger unit with an almost limitless ... More

Here comes the rain… again

Ross 9 - 0 Cirencester Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team played at home in Monmouth against Cirencester on Saturday and made up for the previous weeks defeat in spectacular style. This reporter has commentated on some atrocious whether conditions this season, but all of these paled into insignificance yesterday ... More

Ross v Newent

All the young dudes

Ross Badgers v Newent Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team had a very early start on Saturday morning when they travelled away to local rivals Newent for their latest fixture and began 2016 where they left off in 2015, with another thumping victory. For once there was a clear blue sky above, but this only resulted in a ... More

Under Pressure

Ross Badgers v Wooton-under-Edge Early on Saturday morning Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team entertained Wooton-u-Edge in their latest fixture at Monmouth Boys Sports Club and edged another victory to wrap things up before the Christmas break. Despite the rain and general melancholy nature of the weather, which is ... More

Another one bites the dust

Ross Badgers v Gloucester City Early on Saturday morning Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team travelled to Gloucester for their latest fixture and claimed another famous victory to continue undefeated for the season. Whilst the rain at least held off for this particular match, it was still necessary to overcome ... More

Every little thing they do is magic

Ross Badgers v Sherbourne On Saturday morning Ross Junior Mixed Badger Hockey Team travelled away to Bourton-on-the-Water for their latest fixture against Sherbourne and claimed another victory to remain undefeated for the season to date. The weather has become a rather boring cliché these past couple of months, ... More

Hungry like the Wolf

Ross Badgers v Stroud This weekend Ross Junior Badgers Mixed Hockey Team played Stroud at Monmouth Boys School Sports Club and recorded another impressive win to remain undefeated for the season. Despite the ice cold biting wind, Ross extended a warm welcome to their visitors, even to the extent of giving them the ... More