2021 Staff
Doug Agar, Southern Satellite Head Coach
Pat O’Donnell, Central Satellite Head Coach
Andrew Sinclair, Western Satellite Head Coach
Jackson White, Assistant Coach
Daniel Smith, Specialist GK Coach


2021 Athletes
Alexis Bailey
Sophie Bailey
Lysje Boyd
Eliza Brown
Tanner Cassidy
Samuel Culley
Lillian Eggleton
Hannah Ellis
Brodie Hamilton
Cohen Harms
Ryan Holt
Jack Laurent
Avie Liley
Bethany Macarthur
Georgia Martin
Oscar Mitter
Evie Nelson
Lincoln Reed
Liam Schofield
Rose Wickson
Abigail Wilkinson
Mackenzie Williams
Matilda Willinck
Michael Woodgate

Apart from Hockey skill and fitness development, key components of the scholarship include access to the range of consultants of the Academy.  Consultants deliver workshops on issues including, but not restricted to, Leadership, Sport Psychology, Strength and Conditioning, Recovery and Core Strength, Drugs in Sport and Sports Medicine principles.

The Academy will also deliver an Induction and Leadership weekend which is a compulsory event for all athletes of the Academy.

To be eligible for the Academy Hockey Program, athletes must be:
Aged 15-18 years of age inclusive 2020 and residing or schooling within the SSA catchment area.

  • Induction and Leadership camp (Borambola – 1night accommodation + meals)
  • Muscular skeletal Screening and Athletic Development programming
  • Minimum 10 training days;
  • Professional development consultation sessions (Your Local Club Athlete Education Program)
  • Clubs NSW Academy Games – Hunter (Travel, 2 nights accommodation 3rd-5th April 2020) This is a COMPULSORY event
  • Access to Academy’s compulsory uniform (purchased via online portal)
  • Gym membership. Information to follow
  • Preferred rate on consultation services provided by Active Physiotherapy
  • Privileged pricing on Puma online store purchases
  • Annual presentation evening – 23rdOctober 2020, (sit down dinner)

A program levy will be applicable to successful athletes.  Also an athlete uniform ordered though our online clothing supplier Puma is required for new athletes.

Athlete levies are subsidised by minimum $100 worth or raffle ticket sales by athletes, this program is also eligible for the NSW Government Active Kids $100 voucher rebate.

* Scholarships are not in the form of a monetary sum but enable the athlete to participate in Academy development programs at a greatly reduced rate.