In terms of our strategic planning, I mentioned in the last Banter that our finances were tracking ahead of budget across a range of key performance areas this year. Initiatives developed by last year’s Board (developing a 12 month cash-flow projection plan for 2014, the capturing of a 4th major event to be hosted at McIvor Reserve, and really importantly the collection of fees prior to Rd 1), combined with all of the hard work carried out this year by all at FHC, has given us another year of aggressive but stable financial management. What of our on-field performances though? Under our 2012 -2016 Strategic Plan, 2014 was the year in which we would start to reduce our young squad’s reliance on overseas and other experienced support players, and over the summer our squads were substantially reshaped. As a result, we may well be the youngest squads in both mens and ladies PL this season. Out from the mens squad went 2012 B & F Tynan Whight and our three ‘internationals’, whilst out of the women’s squad went Vic player Sam Ellis and our one ‘international’. That’s a substantial hit on the teams experience levels, yet the teams will finish 2014 with similar points to 2013, and a new batch of young kids will have been introduced to both squads. The expected ‘hit’ on our squad’s performances have been...Read More
Month: July 2014
Jul 21, 2014
At the Yarraville Club, sure to be a fabulous night. Pop it in your diary...Read More
Jul 21, 2014
GOLD for the Vic O40’s Women’s team in Darwin with FHC’s A grade Masters member Melanie Stewart. Congratulations Mel!Read More
New Player Inf0
WELCOME to the first season of J - BALL!Anew fast paced, fun and free flowing format is one of our most exciting formats yet. So, ready your six and put on your runners because
WELCOME to the first season of J – BALL!
Anew fast paced, fun and free flowing format is one of our most exciting formats yet. So, ready your six and put on your runners because you’ll are all invited to our social mix!
There are 6 teams participating in the competition:
- Yarraville Young At Hearts
- Hide and Seek
- Footscray Fighters
- Toxic Lunatics
We look forward to hosting you at Footscray Hockey Club over the next 8 Mondays.
(Monday) 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mens & Womens Premier League
It's @essendon_hockey v @FootscrayHC this Sunday as we launch into Round 7 of the @GameClothingCo Premier League. Tune into the @mysportlive livestream from 1:00PM to catch all the of HVMPL and HVWPL action!
📺 - https://t.co/97TLcfh65A
🕜 1:30PM: #HVWPL
🕞 3:30PM: #HVMPL
Massive weekend at the Kennel. 11 games across Saturday and Sunday on Alby Speed Firld! #hvmpl #hvwpl #hockeyvictoria #godogs2