Congratulations are in order too the following Hale Premier League Players, who’ve achieved some exceptional milestones to date during the 2018 Season.
Justin Knapp played his 250th Men’s Premier League game in Round 1 against Curtin University. Justin became the third player to reach 250 First Division games for Hale Hockey, behind Kane Greenaway (265) and CJ Lawson (275). Justin’s debut was a 4-Nil win over Harlies on July 4, 2004 at the ripe old age of 15.
Michael Ferguson played his 200th Premier League game in Round 14 against Melville. Mike becomes the 8th member of the 200 Club, and the third Hale Old Boy to reach this milestone, behind James Osborne (208) & Paul Healey (208). Michael has also registered 71 goals in his 200 games, which places him 5th all time in goal scored for the Club. Mike’s debut was a 2-Nil win over North Coast Raiders on April 23, 2004.
Geoff Cock reached his 150th game for Hale in the Round 11 against Fremantle. Originally from Tasmania, Geoff has also shattered the Club’s Goalscoring records, notching his 170th goal only 2 games later. Geoff’s debut was April 18, 2010.
Morgan Dry played his 150th game for Hale was in Round 12 against YMCA Coastal. Morgan’s debut was in the same game as Justin, back in 2004.
Ben Rennie played his 150th in Round 7 against Wolves, becoming only the second Goalkeeper to reach 150, behind ex-Kookaburra, Ross Meadows (216). Ben’s debut was in 2008.
This weekend, Kookaburra Josh Beltz will play his 50th game for Hale Hockey.