60 Seconds with… James Stock

Nicole HullNews

Over the course of the coming season Ill be interviewing certain stand out players, trying to find out more about what sparked their interest in hockey. First up is our Men’s 1Xl goal keeper, James Stock, who has returned to the club this season after his previous season playing in the national league. At what age did you first start … Read More

Chelmsford Ladies Super Vets vs St Ives

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Won 5-3 Scorers: A Farrar x3, K Cooper, S Mitchell The ladies’ vets team had their first match of the season, a friendly against St Ives from Cambridge as both teams have a ‘by’ in the 1st round of the national cup. New faces in all parts of the field, Sue Mitchell up front, Sarah Burns, Nicky Thompson and … Read More

Chelmsford Men’s 1st XI vs. Harleston Magpies

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Draw 1-1 Scorers: M Millane Chelmsford welcomed Harleston Magpies to Chelmer Park for our fourth fixture of the 2017- 18 season. Chelmsford started the game very strong not giving the Harleston’s defence time to settle. Chelmsford’s high press and intensity forced cheap turnovers in the Harleston’s 25, with near misses coming from Mr Plummer and Mr Farmer from close … Read More

Chelmsford Girls U18s vs Folkestone

Nicole HullMatch Reports

EHB Cup – round 1 Result: Won 14-0 Scorers: (too many to count!) Lovely autumn day for the first round against Folkestone travelling from the South Coast. Chelmsford started strongly pressing high creating a number of chances on the Folkestone goal quickly converting 3 goals to take the upper hand. Further pressure resulted in a number of short corners, which … Read More

Chelmsford Men’s 4th XI vs. Saffron Walden

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Loss 0-1 With 2 strong victories from their first two games, it would be interesting to see if the enforced rest last week due to a late postponement at Waltham Forrest would break the momentum the M4’s squad had built up. With captain Rob Dyer unavailable for the weekend and a few regular players injured or otherwise engaged the … Read More

Chelmsford Men’s 6th XI vs. Saffron Walden

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Won 2-0 Scorers: O Groves, J Cater, Chelmsford’s 6 XI travelled to Saffron Walden hungry for another win after last weeks’ unfortunate defeat. With the squad bolstered by some new players Chelmsford made their presence known by pressing hard and securing an early lead through a well placed shot from Owen Groves. As the first half continued, Chelmsford continued to … Read More

Chelmsford Men’s 5th XI vs. Old Loughtonians

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Won 5-1 Scorers: S Reilly x3, D Farmer, B Middleton The 5th XI enjoyed a well deserved 5-1 victory over Old Loughtonians Academy. A good all round performance kept the Academy defence under pressure from early on in the game and goals soon came. Scot Reilly opened the scoring and this was followed by a fine goal from David … Read More

Chelmsford Ladies 4th XI vs. Southend

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Loss 0-1 Chelmsford Ladies 4 XI travelled to Warners Bridge and put in an outstanding first half performance. Huge intensity was demonstrated by all team members, in particular Abigail Burrows who held her own with strength and stamina on the right wing. Southend were no match for the Chelmsford press and rapid pace of ball movement. A single save … Read More

Chelmsford Ladies 2nd XI vs. Folkestone

Nicole HullMatch Reports

Result: Won 2-1 Scorers: H Guy x2 Following last week’s win (our first of the season) we were keen to get more points on the board. Chelmsford started well and there was some excellent attacking play involving Nat Davies and Kiera Hornsby. Chelmsford moved the ball quickly and a spell of pressure led to a great move with Ally Farrer … Read More

How we spend members’ money

Sally DaltonNews

In response to member enquiries into how we spend money in the club we have produced the image below (please keep clicking on it to see a large image) to show where income was generated from and where money was spent last year. We’d like to emphasise that income from subs, match fees and pitch bookings covers the day to … Read More