Underwater hockey fun for Collie Cup

All in: Xander Lynn flicks the puck past the opposition in the recent Collie Cup Sub-Junior Competition.
All in: Xander Lynn flicks the puck past the opposition in the recent Collie Cup Sub-Junior Competition.

The 2018 Shane Digney Memorial Collie Cup was held over the weekend with underwater hockey players attending from Perth to Margaret River.

The weather and the Collie pool were perfect for the 28th year of the round-robin social competition. 

The Cup is a social competition with players from different underwater hockey clubs in the south-west mixing and matching into different teams.

This year’s winning team was Collie’s Jamie North, Hayley Digney and Ashley Shepherd with Bailey Annear of Busselton and James Iredale of Margaret River, who were undefeated.

Jamie North was the top goal scorer with an impressive 14 goals and the highest goal scorer for women was shared by Lilly Ladd-McGovern of Margaret River and Kami Reyes-Perdomo of Perth.

In the Collie Cup Junior competition Shae Digney and An-ne Pelser were Fairest and Best while in the Sub Junior competition the Fairest and Best went to Kaz Digney and Morgan Scoffern.

Collie Cup Junior players

Collie Cup Junior players