Shane Digney Memorial Collie Cup pits local side against South West teams

Collie Underwater Hockey Club competed against teams from across the South West in the Shane Digney Memorial Collie Cup on Saturday, February 11 at the Mineworkers’ Memorial Swimming Pool. Photo: Thomas Munday. 

Young sporting champion: Lincoln Worroll eagerly anticipated playing his next game in the Junior competition.

Young sporting champion: Lincoln Worroll eagerly anticipated playing his next game in the Junior competition.

Ready for action: Two of the senior underwater hockey teams hurriedly swam out to the middle of the pool to kick off the next match.

Ready for action: Two of the senior underwater hockey teams hurriedly swam out to the middle of the pool to kick off the next match.

Waiting to play: Margaret River underwater hockey player James Iredale braved stormy conditions before hopping back into the water.

Waiting to play: Margaret River underwater hockey player James Iredale braved stormy conditions before hopping back into the water.

Battling it out: 43 senior players turned out to Mineworkers' Memorial Pool for the 2017 Shane Digney Memorial Collie Cup held last weekend.

Battling it out: 43 senior players turned out to Mineworkers' Memorial Pool for the 2017 Shane Digney Memorial Collie Cup held last weekend.

Fun and excitement: Collie Underwater Hockey Club champions Kade and Hayley Digney eagerly awaited their next games.

Fun and excitement: Collie Underwater Hockey Club champions Kade and Hayley Digney eagerly awaited their next games.

Making a splash: Underwater hockey player Kane Watson practiced his techniques between matches on Saturday.

Making a splash: Underwater hockey player Kane Watson practiced his techniques between matches on Saturday.

Keeping track: Sue Digney and Jenny Griffiths watched all of the games and recorded the important details during the tournament.

Keeping track: Sue Digney and Jenny Griffiths watched all of the games and recorded the important details during the tournament.

Shooting and scoring: All of the underwater hockey senior teams fought hard and showed good sportsmanship on the day.

Shooting and scoring: All of the underwater hockey senior teams fought hard and showed good sportsmanship on the day.

Spectators' spirit: John Shepherd, Amy Francis and Sarah Walker cheered on each team during the Collie Cup last weekend.

Spectators' spirit: John Shepherd, Amy Francis and Sarah Walker cheered on each team during the Collie Cup last weekend.

Working to win: The senior underwater hockey teams delivered several intense and entertaining matches in the Collie Cup.

Working to win: The senior underwater hockey teams delivered several intense and entertaining matches in the Collie Cup.

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