National Indoor Schools Hockey Finals

Repton Girls U16 Indoor winners 2014

The finals of the Natioanl Indoor Schools Hockey Championships start today (Friday) and run over the weekend.  The U16 finals run on Friday and Saturday and the U18s Saturday and Sunday. The Boys' event is being played at Whitgift School and the Girls' at Bromsgrove School.

Girls’ Competition

In the Girls’ Under 18 finals Repton are looking for their sixth consecutive title but Sir William Borlase, who they beat in last year’s final, will look to go one better this year. Repton have done the double for two years running and they return to defend that title too along with last season’s runners-up Kent College.  The full list of qualifiers is as follows

U16 Pool A    
Midlands 1 - Repton    
South 2 - William Borlase   
East 2 - The Perse    
West 2 - Millfield    
North 1 - Queen Elizabeth   

U16 Pool B    
East 1 - Ipswich    
West 1 - Kings Bruton    
North 2 - Richmond    
South 1 - Cranleigh    
Midlands 2 - Bromsgrove    
    
U18 Pool C    
West 2 - Exeter    
Midlands 1 - Repton   
East 1 - Ipswich    
North 2 - Queen Elizabeth   
South 2 - Beaconsfield
    
U18 Pool D    
South 1 - William Borlase   
North 1 - Wakefield    
East 2 - Kent College    
Midlands 2 - Trent   
West 1 - Millfield

Boys’ Competition

In the Boys’ Under 18 competition last year’s winner Whitgift are looking for their fourth title in five years. Millfield, who they beat in last season’s final, did not qualify from the West round. However Exeter, who have won back to back titles at Under 16 level will look to make the step up in the U18 event. They did not qualify for the U16s and the field looks open for this competition. The full list of qualifiers is as follows

U16s Pool A
West 1 - Dean Close
South 2 - Whitgift
Midlands 2 - Trent
East 1 - The Perse
North 2 - Egglescliffe

U16s Pool B
Midlands 1 - Repton
East 2 - Ipswich
South 1 - Cranleigh
West 2 - King Edwards, Bath
North 1 - Kings, Chester

U18s Pool C
South 1 - Whitgift
Midlands 2 - Trent
West 2 - Dean Close
East 2 - The Perse
North 1 - Rossall

U18s Pool Pool D
South 2 - Sir William Borlase
West 1 - Exeter
Midlands 1 - Oakham
East 1 - Ipswich
North 2 - Egglescliffe

For further details of all tournaments inlcuding schedules and results click on the links below.

Girls' competitions
Boys' competitions

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