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Beeston Hockey Club is a field hockey club based in Beeston, England. The club was founded in 1907, and plays its home games at the Nottingham Hockey Centre in Nottingham. Beeston is nicknamed the Bees.[1]

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Leagues Men's England Hockey League
Women's England Hockey League
Midlands League
Founded 1907
Manager Graham Griffiths
Captain Stephen Lawrence
Venue Nottingham Hockey Centre
Capacity
City Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England
Team Colours Black, gold (home) and white, black (away)

The men's 1st XI plays in the Men's England Hockey League and the ladies 1st XI in the Women's England Hockey League.[2] The majority of the other teams compete in the Midlands League. The large club fields six men's sides, seven ladies sides and various junior sides.

The men's 1st XI won its first major trophy in 2008, defeating Bowdon 4–3 in the Men's National Cup.[3] The men's team won its first National League Premier Division title in 2010/11, and went on to win it again in 2012/13 and 2013/14.[4] The men's 1st XI have also competed in the Euro Hockey League.[5]

Beeston HC twinned with HC Rotterdam on 1 February 2017.


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PlayersEdit

Men's First Team Squad 2018–19 SeasonEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Simon Hujwan
2   GK Jack Tranter
4   DF Ollie Willars
5   DF Kyle Marshall
6   MF Robbie Gleeson
7   FW Gareth Griffiths
8   MF Joe Sharp
9   FW Mark Gleghorne
10   FW Nick Park
12   MF Elliot Hibell
13   FW James Sutcliffe
14   MF Adam Dixon
15   MF Quentin Le Maire
16   DF Stephen Lawrence (captain)
17   DF Richard Lawrence
18   DF Will Hewer
No. Position Player
19   MF Lucas Ward
20   DF James Blackwell
21   FW Chris Proctor
23   DF Matt Crookshanks
24   MF John Whitfield
25   MF Alex Blumfield
26   DF Morgan Males
27   DF Matt Mitchem
28   MF Toby Stanley
29   FW Joe Waterston
30   GK Will Powell
31   MF Yaseen Kasuji
32   FW Henry Croft
39   FW Rob Johnstone
40   MF Conrad Willars
00   FW Ed Padfield
00   Elliot Killington

Ladies First Team Squad 2018–19 SeasonEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Nicki Cochrane (captain)
4   Rachel Sharp
5   DF Carrie Hanks
6   MF Caro Hulme
7   FW Alice Huddlestone
8   DF Kathryn Lane
9   FW Lauren Burrell
10   FW Sophie Robinson
11   MF Rebekah Walker
12   DF Serena Barr
13   FW Rosy Stephens
14   Charlotte Triggs
15   MF Bridget Kiddle
16   FW Katie McKee
No. Position Player
18   Jika Nyirenda
19   FW Sophie McDowell
20   DF Eloise Stenner
21   FW Nina Apoola
22   Georgia Brown
23   Jess Roe
24   Issy Davison
25   Sarah Spooner
26   Tara Aitcheson
27   Lottie Hulme
29   Bella Fisken
30   FW Paige Gillott
31   DF Lottie Ross
-   GK Natalie Robson
-   GK Jade Lamont

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Men's Team HonoursEdit


In recent times the club has had many international representatives at both U-21 and senior level. Full capped senior internationals, past and present, are listed below:

Notable playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Beeston Hockey Club – a Brief History". Beeston Hockey Club. Archived from the original on 1 February 2013. Retrieved 26 September 2012.
  2. ^ "EHL Men's league tables". England Hockey. Archived from the original on 11 October 2014. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
    - "EHL Women's league tables". England Hockey. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Men's National Cup treble for Beeston Hockey Club". BBC Sport. 14 May 2012. Retrieved 26 September 2012.
  4. ^ "Beeston Hockey Club seal Premier League title". BBC Sport. 11 April 2011. Retrieved 26 September 2012.
  5. ^ "Beeston HC – EHL Euro Hockey League". Euro Hockey League. Archived from the original on 26 March 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  6. ^ https://www.beestonhockeyclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Programme_Issue1_Web_Low_Res.pdf

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