Hockey

Hockey at Truro School is enjoyed by girls and boys of all ages through the Spring and Autumn Terms.

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Hockey is a popular sport at Truro School for both boys and girls. There is an excellent astroturf pitch, and the new Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre presents an enviable Indoor Hockey facility. It will provide a platform for the development of the indoor version of the game at the school.

All pupils, regardless of their experience, receive regular hockey training through timetabled Games and Co-curricular Club. The programme is delivered by a team of knowledgeable and dedicated coaching staff.

Truro School hockey perpetually dominates the county. Matches are played throughout the week and teams regularly compete in the regional stages of the National Schools Hockey Competitions at Under 18, Under 16 and Under 14 level. In addition to this, the school boasts a number of players who have attended JDC, JAC, JRPC and Futures Cup (all key stages of England Hockey’s Single System).

We have a team of high quality teachers who coach our boys and girls and help them become the best they can.

Hockey Results – 2016/17 Season

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Hockey Match Reports: March 2017

The girls had the majority of the possession the entire game but struggled to get near the goal. Truro did find it hard on a number of occasions to get the ball in the ‘D’ as the entire team was in the ‘D’ so it was hard to get any attempts at goal. When Truro did manage to get a couple of shots at goal, it was straight at the keeper. Truro did well at being patience and trying not to force the ball forward continuously....
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Under 12 Girls’ County Hockey Tournament

Truro School hosted one pool of the Under 12 County Hockey Festival and having entered both an A and a B team were well represented. Within a pool of eight, the A and B teams were drawn into different sections and both played well in the early group stage....
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Hockey Match Reports: February 2017

After a late arrival from Penrice the girls were thoroughly prepared both physically and mentally to play the game ahead. The girls had a fantastic match against Penrice, with the ball pace strong and the passes successful the girls maintained possession of the ball....