Otago duo Benji Culhane and Malachi Buschl have been drafted into the Black Sticks men’s squad on short-term contracts.
There is a strong Otago presence in the New Zealand under-21 squads named for world tournaments later this year.
It took more than 100 years for Otago to win its first Challenge Shield. On Saturday, they got their name on the trophy for a second time.
Three times three. Otago scored a flurry of three goals in the third quarter to help them to a 5-2 win against Canterbury at the national men’s hockey championships yesterday.
Otago women were comfortably beaten 4-0 by Auckland in the national championship in Hamilton yesterday.
Otago opened the defence of their national championship crown with a rollicking 7-1 win over Manawatū in Hamilton yesterday.
The City Highlanders set the benchmark all season and breezed to a 4-0 win against the Taieri Tigers in the final on Saturday.
The City Highlanders will be the favourites to defend their Dunedin premier women’s title against the in-form Taieri Tigers today.
City Highlanders will be the favourites to defend their premier women’s title against the in form Taieri Tigers.
The City Highlanders are gunning for the Otago premier women’s title after their 4-1 win over the University Huskies on Saturday.