Kampong (field hockey club)

Sportvereniging Kampong Hockey (Dutch pronunciation: ['kɑmpɔŋ]; Javanese pronunciation: ['kɑmpuŋ]), also known as SV Kampong or simply Kampong, is a Dutch field hockey club based in Utrecht. It was founded in 1902, making it the second oldest hockey club in the Netherlands.[1][2]

Kampong
SV Kampong logo.png
Full nameSportvereniging Kampong Hockey
Founded29 September 1902; 120 years ago (1902-09-29)
Home groundDe Klapperboom, Utrecht
LeagueMen's Hoofdklasse
Women's Hoofdklasse
2021–22Men: 5th
Women: 8th
WebsiteClub website
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Both the men's and the women's 1st XI compete in the Hoofdklasse, country's top-tier league. The men's team won the league in 2017, after 32 years without a national title, after a clash with Rotterdam. They have also competed in the Euro Hockey League.

The fields of SV Kampong

EtymologyEdit

The term 'Kampong' is Javanese in origin. Having hundreds years of relationship with Java island (especially during the Dutch colonialism on Indonesia), Javanese language influenced some vocabulary in Dutch language. The term ꦏꦩ꧀ꦥꦸꦁ​ (kampung, Javanese pronunciation: ['kɑmpuŋ]) literally means "village" in Javanese, it refers to the historical fact that these hockey club was once played in the villages in Java.

HonoursEdit

MenEdit

National title / Hoofdklasse

  • Winners (8): 1967–68, 1971–72, 1972–73, 1973–74, 1975–76, 1984–85, 2016–17, 2017–18
  • Runners-up (9): 1966–67, 1976–77, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1985–86, 1989–90, 2014–15, 2018–19, 2020–21

Euro Hockey League

European Cup

  • Winners (1): 1986
  • Runners-up (1): 1974

Cup Winners' Cup

  • Winners (1): 1991

Hoofdklasse Indoor

  • Winners (2): 2006–07, 2012–13

WomenEdit

Hoofdklasse

  • Winners (2): 1993–94, 1994–95
  • Runners-up (1): 1995–96

European Cup

  • Winners (2): 1995, 1996

Cup Winners' Cup

  • Winners (1): 1997

Hoofdklasse Indoor

  • Winners (7): 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2015–16

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

Women's squadEdit

Head coach: Fleur van de Kieft

As of 10 September 2021[3]
No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   IRE Ayeisha McFerran
2 GK   NED Babette Backers
3 DF   NED Gabrielle Mosch
4 FW   NED Bente van der Veldt
5 FW   NED Michelle Simons
6 MF   NED Carmen Wijsman
7 DF   NED Laura van Weeren
10 MF   NED Luna Fokke
11 DF   NED Carlijn Tukkers
12 MF   NED Pam Imhof
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 FW   NED Mabel Brands
14 MF   NED Malou Pheninckx (Captain)
15 DF   BEL Vanessa Blockmans
16   AUS Alice Arnott
17   NED Tess Zweers
18   NED Sabine Sleijffers
19 FW   NED Julia van den Heuvel
22 GK   ARG Priscila Jori
23   NED Bieke Wijnmaalen
24 MF   ARG Pilar Romang

Men's squadEdit

Head coach: Roelant Oltmans

As of 10 September 2021[3]
No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   IRE David Harte
2 DF   NED Bram van Battum
4 DF   NED Jip Janssen
5   NED Freek Schwartz
6 DF   NED Lars Balk (Captain)
7 MF   NED Ties Ceulemans
8 MF   NED Jonas de Geus
9 FW   NED Boet Phijffer
10 MF   NED Silas Lageman
11 FW   NED Bjorn Kellerman
12 DF   NED Sander de Wijn
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 FW   NED Mats Gruter
14 MF   NED Robbert Kemperman
15   NED Daan Smits
16   NED Julius Schwartz
18 FW   NED Terrance Pieters
19 GK   NED Diederik Mars
20 FW   NED Philip Meulenbroek
21   NED Caspar Dobbelaar
22   NED Tom Verheijen
23 MF   NED Derck de Vilder
32 GK   GER Moritz Kentmann

Notable playersEdit

Men's internationalsEdit

  Netherlands
  Australia
  Ireland
  New Zealand
  Spain

Women's internationalsEdit

  Netherlands
  England/  Great Britain
  Spain

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SV Kampong Hockey". Retrieved 2015-02-01.
  2. ^ "SV Kampong - Welkom". Retrieved 2015-02-01.
  3. ^ a b "Spelerslijsten Hoofdklasse Dames en Tulp Hoofdklasse Heren 2021-2022" (PDF). knhb.nl (in Dutch). 10 September 2021. Retrieved 10 September 2021.

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