Latest Sutherland Hockey Club Life Member - Peter KreppCongratulations to longtime club member Peter Krepp who was voted in as a Life Member of Sutherland Hockey Club at the 2017 AGM held on Monday 4th December at the club. Peter has been a longtime supporter for the club and for the past few years has held a position on the committee. In 2017 alone Peter was the 1st and 2nd Grade men's manager, ran the Minkey hockey program, was the club's Publicity and Sponsorship Officer, assisting John Cowan with the canteen as well as a co-organiser with John Cowan of the School Gala Day event and the the Term 4 School Summer Competition.Sutho Junior 2017 Presentation Day Award WinnerThe junior season officially came to an end on Sunday with the 2017 Junior Presentation Day. Thank you to all our junior families for attending the presentation day and being part of the Sutherland Hockey family in 2017. Congratulations to all our 2017 Junior award winners.Sutho Senior Presentation Night Award WinnersThe 2017 season has now drawn to a close with the 2017 Sutherland Hockey Club senior presentation held last weekend at our club sponsor Tradies. Thank you to all our attendees and congratulations to our all senior award winners for 2017.More accolades for Sutho at Sydney Hockey Awards EveningOur Premier League team was out in force last night for Sydney Hockey's Annual Presentation. Congratulations to our Premier League Coach Peter Tait who was awarded Sydney Hockey's 2017 Coach of the Year last night at Sydney Hockey's Awards Evening. It was a well deserved accolade for Peter who this year not only co-coached the premier league team with Jay Holley to their 7th title he also coached our U15 Sutho Metro Blue team to a premiership and as well as coaching the U15 Girls SEHA Representative team.Sutho Hockey Crowned 2017 Sydney Hockey Premier League 1 PremiersWith a nail biting finish last weekend against Ryde, the scene was set for yet another epic battle between fierce rivals Sutho and Moorebank in the 2017 Sydney Hockey Premier League 1 Grand Final. It has been 5 years since Sutherland last won a Premier League premiership which ironically was against Moorebank and Sutherland were looking to revenge their last year's loss in the Grand Final against Moorebank. The game was a very tight and extremely close with both teams defending strongly and shutting down each other's opportunities.Double Success for Sutho in Sydney Metro Junior CompetitionThe final weekend of juniors for the 2017 season didn't disappoint for Sutho Hockey with the club bringing home two Sydney premiership trophies last Friday night 15/9/17. U15 Metro Sutho Blue The U15 team were up first against Ryde and in was a close and exciting game for the full 60 minutes that kept the spectators on the edge of the seats. Sutho Blue dug deep and were able to hold off a strong Ryde team to win the 2017 Premiership 3-2.Grand Final Fever U15 and U17 Metro & Premier League Men Congratulations to our U15 Sydney Metro team Sutho Blue and our Senior Mens Premier League team on their preliminary final wins on the weekend taking them through to this weekend's Grand Finals. Both games were action packed games that came down the wire and the two teams showed the true Sutho fighting spirit. Well done. U15 Sutho Blue had a 3-2 win on Friday night over Northern Districts to progress through to the U15 Sydney Metro Grand Final. They join our U17 Metro Team who won through to the Grand Final two weeks ago with a 2-1 win over Ryde which was another close game.SEHA Junior & Senior Women Grand Final Wrap-upWhat a weekend it has been for Sutherland Hockey Club. Congratulations to all teams that participated in Grand Finals on the weekend. Sydney East Hockey Association Senior Womens 3rd Grade Grand Final Congratulations to our 3rd Grade Womens team Sutho Wildcats on being 2017 SEHA 3rd Grade runner-ups. The Wildcats went down 2-1 in extra time in a nailbiting game against Pohogs. Fanastic achievement ladies. Congratulations to Kate Whitton who was named Player of the Grand Final.