League campaign

PRIOR to this weekend’s start of the ENER-G league season, Buxton Hockey Club’s first and second teams turned out for training matches.

Thirty players were involved in competitive, fast-flowing games, including newcomer Andrew Matthews, formerly of Cambridge City.

Fixtures: Saturday October 1: Buxton I v Atherstone Adders I (2pm start); Wellingborough II v Buxton II (leaving at 11am).

Astro Training: every Tuesday, 7pm. Junior Hockey: U11 hockey, for boys and girls, every Friday, on the astro, after school. U11 tournament at home on Sunday (involving teams from Chesterfield, Matlock and Derwent).