state Champions

Year 7 student William Suosaari played in the Under 13 Boys State Championship Tournament last weekend in Parkes, representing the Port Macquarie Hastings Hockey Association. His team came home as joint state champions in the under 13 boys Hockey NSW division two.

The teams scored 32 goals in six games. The Port Macquarie Team went through the competition undefeated with comfortable wins over Orange (8-1), Southern Highlands (3-6), Wagga (15-0) and Tamworth (5-0). 

The team started and finished the competition with matches against Grafton where both sides couldn't be separated. Port Macquarie and Grafton will officially go down as joint under-13 boys Hockey NSW division two state champions.