CornerShot - Official Newsletter
November, Edition 2, 2014

FHBC Annual Volunteer Recognition and Awards Banquet

We were pleased to recognize over 20 individuals at this year's Annual Volunteer Recognition and Awards Banquet. Among the recipients were athletes, program supports, coaches and officials, whose contributions we are extremely thankful for within the sport of Field Hockey! Visit our website for a full listing of Annual Awards and Volunteer Awards recipients.
AAA Girls High School Provincial Championships 

At the AAA Provincial Championships, Shawnigan Lake came out on top, with a 4-0 win over Handsworth in the final. South Delta battled for third, and came out triumphant over. 

Kelowna to secure the bronze medal. Congratulations, ladies!

Shawnigan Lake (1), Handsworth (2), and South Delta (3). Recognized for fair play was Riverside.

AA Girls High School Provincial Championships

The AA Provincial Championships were held in Oliver, BC. With twelve teams in attendance, this year's championship event saw Crofton House School come out on top, with a 1-0 victory over Saint Michael's University (2nd place). Securing the bronze medal was Collingwood (3rd place). GW Graham was recognized for Fair Play.
Congratulations, ladies!
Canadian Men's National Team News

The Men's National Team is headed to New Zealand for training and test matches. They announced their roster earlier in the week, which boasts 17 British Columbia athletes. Best wishes to the boys as they travel and play!
Canadian Women's National Team News

The Canadian Women are set to host a international tournament in Toronto from December 5-7. Attending teams, alongside two Canadian women's teams, will include Argentina, South Africa, and the United States. This tournament will be in preparation for the Indoor World Cup taking place in February in Germany.
Field Hockey Canada Hall of Fame 

Field Hockey Canada inducted three of the four BC inaugural class members
at a recent ceremony in Vancouver. Sumesh Putra, Paul Chohan, and Dr. Harry Warren were the first to be inducted. Videos of these inductees are available on the Field Hockey Canada webpage.
FIH Champions Trophy is coming!

Two major events are coming up in the international field hockey world!

Check out this preview for the Women's Champions Trophy 2014, taking place in Mendoza, Argentina from November 29 - December 7. The Men's Champions Trophy will be from December 6-14. 

For all event scheduling and updates, visit the FIH webpage. #BestOfTheBest
Need a pick-me-up? Watch these incredible clips!


Lucas Vila in the Argentina versus South Africa game; Kathleen Sharkey in the USA vs Germany game; Simon Mantell in England vs India. The common link here is that they are all fantastic goals from this year's Hockey World Cup.


Here are some of the best goals, as well as some of the best game clips from the 2014 Hockey world cup, as recounted by Sky Sports. Which one is your favorite? 

Pan American Hockey Federation News   

In Veracruz, Mexico, the women's 2014 Central American and Caribbean Games are now complete. Pool play started on November 15th, and the final rounds were played on Sunday November 23rd. 


To see scores from the tournaments, visit their event website.

2014 Annual CornerShot is now available

We had a great year this year, and we want to share those great experiences with you!


Visit our website, Facebook, or Twitter to grab the link for this year's annual CornerShot edition. Find out more on our memorable moments from this year, including a number of championship events, National Teams review, staff changes, and more!

You may contact us at [email protected]
In This Issue
Annual Awards Winners
Girl's AAA Provincials
Girl's AA Provincials
Canada Men's National Team
Canada Men's National Team
FHC Hall Of Fame Inductee
FIH Champions Trophy
Great Goals! video clip
Annual CornerShot is now available
In Short
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