Men’s Hockey League Premier Division Holcombe 2 Surbiton 3 Surbiton all but booked their place in the end of season playoffs after they used all their resilience to battle to a thrilling 3-2 win at Holcombe on Sunday after both Wimbledon and Old Georgians lost ground on Saturday.
Report: Colin Pike 19 October 2019 Investec Women’s Hockey League Premier Division Holcombe 3 Surbiton 4
England Hockey’s Playoffs saw the top 4 sides in the country; Surbiton, Holcombe, East Grinstead and the University of Birmingham battle it out to be crowned Champions of England
Holcombe Women enjoyed consecutive wins in a crucial double-header over the weekend. A home win against Bowdon Hightown was followed by a dramatic win away at East Grinstead to claim a valuable 3 points for the Kent side.
It’s that time again when in every four years cycle social media goes a little crazy, as hockey fans around the world watch closely for the release of the new National Squads for next Olympic cycle.
The stage is set and the platform is there for the taking. Ashley Jackson’s return to Holcombe Park on Sunday is a mere sub-plot to one of the most eagerly anticipated clashes of the weekend in the English Premier Division; and not just for the two sides’ respective league positions.