Footscray Hockey Club have received some terrific news from HV confirming our entry into the U12 Shield Boys competition, locking in the last shield team in every age group available at U12, U14 and U16 level in both Boys and Girls. The club is also ambitiously looking to form and enter a Pennant team in both Boys and Girls at each level.

If you have a child who is interested in trying hockey at club level or keen to join us at the Kennel, please e-mail

We are also pleased to announce our Shield coaches for season 2024 who all come with a breadth of hockey experience and success in both coaching and playing.

U16 Shield Boys: Nigel Toussaint
U16 Shield Girls: Nicole Virtuoso
U14 Shield Boys: Ngaire Smith
U14 Shield Girls: Mel Sanders
U12 Shield Boys: Arun Broadhurst & James Gilchrist
U12 Shield Girls: Damien Toussiant

We can’t wait for a fantastic junior season next year.

Pictured L – R: Nicole Virtuoso, Nigel Toussaint, Mel Sanders, Ngaire Smith