Panthers Field Hockey Tournament This Weekend


By R. Paul Dhillon

SURREY – Panthers Cup Field Hockey Club’s annual tournament 2011 will be held this weekend, starting on Friday September 2nd, 3rd and ending on Sunday September 4th at Tamanawis Park – 12601 – 64 Avenue Surrey.

The Tournament will feature competition in these categories:

Men’s Open Championship

U-12 Boys Challenge

U-12 Girls Challenge

The Prize money being offered for Men’s Open Championship is:

First Prize: $ 5000

Second Prize: $2000

Third Prize: $1000

The First Panthers Cup Field Hockey Tournament was successfully held last July, where 8 teams competed for the top spots, displaying world class hockey to about ten thousand spectators over three days.

The winners of that tournament was in following order with the Champion United Brothers receiving a Cash award of $5000, Runners up Victoria Selects received $3000 and third Placed India Club received $2000.

The Panthers Field Hockey Club has been in existence since 1976 and their mission is to promote and facilitate the opportunity for players to develop into world class field hockey players.