Waikato University Hockey are excited to announce our new Premier coaches for the 2017 season.

We welcome Kirsten Petrie to lead our Women’s side, Kirsten is a vastly experienced coach, having been assistant coach at NHL level along with age group representative sides plus coaching NZ Presidents. She will be assisted by one of our most experienced players and trainers Megan Cotterill.

The Premier Mens side will be coached by one of Midlands most experienced players and NZ rep Matt Rees-Gibbs, Matt has also been involved coaching in the Midlands program and co-coached the St Paul’s Rankin Cup winning side.

Any players wishing to trial for our Premier squads this season are invited to attend our clubs trials on Saturday the 18th of February and Sunday the 5th of March. Please contact us if you would like to be considered for Premier hockey but cannot attend both trials. Further details on times and locations can be found under our Facebook events.