New Coaches Appointed for 2016

Newman Knights is very pleased to welcome on board Mark Sandhu as our new Men’s Head Coach. Mark is an accomplished field and indoor hockey coach having led the Australian Women’s Indoor Hockey Team to World Cups in 2007 and 2011. He has also been successful at club level having held the positions of Director of Coaching and Head Coach at various clubs in Western Australia.

Mark has already been putting together a pre-season program to kick start the new year after all the Christmas and New Year indulgence. Look out for more info in early January. Mark can be contacted on 0403 180 203, or for any other enquiries about playing for our Men’s teams contact Roger on 0488 553 283


We are also pleased to announce the appointment of Tahlya Sleep as the Head Coach for our Women in 2016. Known to most people as Sleepy, Tahlya has a very strong strategic approach to coaching and development, having coached both juniors and seniors for YMCC, and also having played and umpired at the top level (MTL) and Premier 2. Sleepy will be assisted by Fraser and Matt in consolidating on the development they have done over the past two seasons and together they will bring a new energy to our coaching ranks. Sleepy can be contacted on 0404 588 250 or for all other enquiries about playing for our Men’s teams contact Rachel on 0422 376 629