17 Results for author: Cath Clarke

“Slow” Clark fires Banbury to glory as Banbury 2s Lift the National Plate Trophy

Banbury win 2-0 after shootout A classic game of two halves sent the National Men’s 2nd XI Plate home with Banbury after a stirring comeback took the game into a shootout, which they held their nerve (as did the poor suffering supporters!) to win.  Well this is what the England Hockey site headline grabber said minus the supporter comment - but in ... More

Banbury Hockey Club AGM

Please attend the club's Annual General Meeting, Monday 25th April, 7.30pm start at the NOA clubhouse. Please come and help us to vote for key roles, listen to the club's plans, and provide us with useful feedback to help the club become even more successful! More

Banbury Men’s 1s, 19th/20th March 2016

A weekend of disappointment saw Banbury come away with losses from League games away to Old Cranleighans and then at home to Henley. Travelling to 3rd place OC’s with no substitutes meant that the selected 11 had to dig deep. The squad included recalled Ashley Laverick and Nick Best both of whom performed well in the difficult circumstances.  Banbury ... More

Can a Refresh Button RSI Secure Promotion for BHC?

Wychwood Ladies 1s 1 v 3 Banbury Ladies 3s, but that’s not all folks… Cokethorpe School, Witney, 19th March 2016   Final match day was a big one for BHC Ladies 3s, only a 3 point win for them and a loss from Hawks would give Banbury the 2nd place promotional spot.  With Hawks playing so well this was always a big ask so all Banbury could ... More

Banbury Ladies’ 1st 4 v Brighton Ladies’ 1st 5

NOA, 19th March 2016 Banbury Ladies' 1st team were determined to finish a solid season with a win against Brighton to right the wrongs of the last meeting. Banbury have excellent home form and were feeling confident from the off. The girls started strong and Brighton could not prevent Banbury from breaking through the deadlock with some excellent ... More

Ladies Awards Evening

Please join us on MONDAY 21ST MARCH for an awards evening for the ladies teams 18.30         Informal training 20:00        Into the Club for chip butties and a drink 20:30        Speeches from the Captains 22:00        Home to bed There will be a small contribution to cover the cost of chip butties, and the bar will be open, ... More

Attention all Sunday morning parents! 

The Hockey season is drawing to a close and next Sunday, 20th March is our last training session at NOA (is that a collective sigh of relief or disappointment we hear?!) We would like as many of you as possible to join us in the clubhouse after the session for an end of season party and all offers of food would be most welcome. If you could please ... More

Banbury Mens 1st 8, London Wayfarers 1

NOA, 13th March 2016 Putting 2 weeks of disappointment behind them, Banbury stormed their way into the home fixture against London Wayfarers and ran our 8 – 1 victors to secure their position in the League. The home side started as they did last week against local rivals Oxford Hawks but with the important difference that, this week, the chances ... More

The Miracle of Brent Cross

West Hampstead 2, Banbury Piranhas 2 13th March 2016 New shrines will be constructed and consecrated after a week of miracles occurred from Banbury to Brent Cross. The first miracle was the fact the Piranhas fielded a team against a strong West Hampstead team who's age range varied between 25 and 35, whereas the piranhas ranged between 14 and ... More

Everybody get up singing 1,2,3,4, Five will make you get down now

Blazing Banbury Breeze through Bicester with a Fab Five-Goal Flourish Bicester Ladies 2s 1, Banbury Ladies 3s 5 5th March 2016, Cooper School, Bicester Another great week for Banbury Ladies 3s away from home against local rivals Bicester.  Still hot on the heels of Hawks, Banbury have kept up the momentum with another 3 points. Banbury were ... More