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Player Interview – Nick Manning Captain 2010/11

We catch up with new Spartans captain Nick Manning, to dig a little deeper, and find out his thoughts on the team, hockey, and anything else he wants to talk about….   Captain this year Nick, tell us how that came around, and your thoughts on the job?   I’m not entirely sure to be […]

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A solid start…. and a happy coach

A very solid start to our league this week, with wins over Blackburn and Nottingham. A delighted Greg Newton, had the following comments to make ‘It is certainly a bonus to play your first double header weekend at home, and we took the opportunity with both hands and picked up maximum points against 2 good […]

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Blackburn / Nottingham Double Header Weekend!

A huge weekend of Hockey for the Spartans this weekend, with Blackburn and Nottingham coming to town on Saturday and Sunday respectively. Blackburn looked strong at the Newcastle tournament, and with Nottinghams 7-1 thrashing of the Northern Stars last weekend, they look like they have hit the ground running this season. We will need all […]

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Bradford 4/9/10 (away)

Saturday saw us travelling to Bradford for our first League game of the new season. The players were looking forward to putting right the wrongs from the Newcastle tournament, which saw Bradford battle out a 2-2 draw. The game was delayed, due to damaged nets, which saw us start on the powerplay, we switched our […]

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UPDATE

Our 2nd League game of the 2010/11 season, v Telford (a) has been posponed, and will be re-arranged at a later date. We have some details to finalise, but we are pleased to announce that, Oliver Barron, and Callum Rawson will be part of the Spartans Squad for the 2010/11 season. Oliver joins us from […]

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Coaches Update

With just over a week to go until the Northern League ‘Face off’ tournament, things are coming together in preparation for the new season. The guys have worked hard during our ‘Off ice’ sessions, and have carried the momentum into the 3 ‘on ice’ sessions that we have had in recent weeks. We, like many […]

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