A highly enjoyable day was had by all particpants involved at the 2018 South West ACC Hockey Challenge.
All teams enjoyed the competition with some fantastic hockey skills on display throughout the games.
A big thankyou must go to all players, coaches, managers, and umpires for ensuring the day was such a success.
In terms of the final results, it was unique to have four different schools involved in the South West Hockey Carnival Grand Finals for 2018 that ensures a great competition and crowd on both turf.
The girls competition was extremely even during the pool stage with each team gaining a victory and the Grand Final teams having to be decided by goal difference. The Grand Final was played between Bunbury Catholic College and MacKillop. Both teams are to be commended on the great team work with players of both sides positioning themselves very effectively defensively. Bunbury Catholic College scoring the decisive goal early into the second half and then withstanding a strong attacking onslaught from MacKillop in the finals stages of the game to win 1-0.
The boys competition was also a very strong pool and all teams are to be commended on the standard of play. A thrilling game took place between Georgiana Molloy and Bunbury Catholic College during the pool fixtures with a 1-0 result ensuring Georgiana Molloy made it through to the Grand Final against Bunbury Grammar. The Grand Final was a strong team performance from Bunbury Grammar with two early goals proving the difference in the game. Georgiana Molloy fighting the game right out to the finish but a water tight defensive unit from Bunbury Grammar keeping the game at safe distance.
Full results can be found through the ACC website: