Boys Outdoors

National Schools Championship for Boys - South Rounds

This event is the regional round of the National Schools' Championships.

The rules of the event will be those supplied by England Hockey for the national competition. The following indicates how the South round will be run.

Rounds will be held for U14 and U16 only. Entry for these events will be by qualification from County run events.

The National event at U18 is a direct entry cup. Click here to download the entry form.

Please click on the links below for the following documents:

  - Tournament Regulations


There will be 20 entries, 2 from each county plus an extra 2 based on previous county results. Eight teams will play a preliminary game the winner of which goes in to the main draw.

The Heats will be 4 pools of four. The winner and runner-up of which will go through to the quarter-finals. The group winners will all be drawn at home and will play a school from a different group. The winners from these matches will go forward to the Finals Day.

2018 Dates

U14 U16
Preliminary play-by date  Tue 20 Feb
Wed 21 Feb
Heats Tue 27 Feb
Thu 01 Mar
Quarter Finals nominated date  Tue 06 Mar  Wed 08 Mar
Finals Day Wed 14 Mar Wed 14 Mar

U14: South winner and runner-up qualify for the National Round

U16: South winner qualifies for the National Round, runner-up has a play-off game.

South Organiser: Tony Hilton. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

South News

EH Structure Review The review was published on 09 February. Click here for more details.

Women's Nasters Festival Entries are open for the Womens' Masters Festival on 02 June. Players may be drawn from up to 4 'local' ckubs. The age has been dropped to Over 35 to fall in line with the new internation age group. Details, entry form.

South Treasurer Mike Taylor is retiring at the next AGM. We are looking for a replacement, click here the job description