Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to attend a Training Block for Junior Emerging Vipers (no Camberwell currently selected) and Vikings.
Jordan Davey, Alistair Ewin, Joshua Henderson, Leon Kyriakos, Christopher Leaver, Campbell Wansbrough
Twelve field players and two goalkeepers have been selected into the Junior Emerging Vipers & Vikings squad for the initial training block. These players have been identified through their performances at the Under 15 and Under 18 National Championships, JSC, JCC, Academies and other Elite Development Days run by Hockey Victoria. Each training block consists of six weekly sessions that target further development of existing skills, the development new and advanced skills as well as the provision high intensity training through modified games. The Junior Emerging squads will be revised post each training block giving other players the opportunity to be a part of the group and have access to these elite skill development sessions.
The Junior Emerging Vipers & Vikings will be under the direction of Hockey Victoria’s Athlete & Coach Development Coordinators, Emily Hurtz and Ben Seccull, respectively. Furthermore, there will be a specialist GK coach involved at each of the training blocks. For this up and coming training block, George Bazeley (Vikings & Kookaburra GK) will be working with the goal keepers.