FHNS Outdoor League

The Field Hockey Nova Scotia Outdoor Mixed League is played on the artificial turf at Saint Mary`s University's Huskies Stadium. The league has been in operation since 1975 and teams consist of men, women, junior and senior players. New players are always welcome, and although many players have in the league have field hockey experience, it is not necessary to join. The league runs on Sunday evenings throughout the summer - beginning in May with playoffs taking place in August. There is typically open pick-up time on Wednesday evenings at St. Mary's University.

2019 Outdoor Rule Changes

Pickup Night:

  1. Open pickup/scrimmage time will be scheduled throughout the season, approximately one hour per week, dependent on facility availability.  Pickup may occur at various facilities in HRM.
  2. Pickup is open to all league members, other members of FHNS, and non-members interested in trying out the sport.  All participants of pickup night MUST sign the appropriate  FHNS Indemnity/membership form and meet the minimum age requirement.
  3. The pickup schedule shall be posted on the league schedule and/or the league website.
  4. All pickup night participants should bring a LIGHT and DARK shirt, to allow for the random splitting of players during the scrimmage.
  5. Any member or participant under the age of eighteen (18) must wear a mouthguard while on the playing surface.

 

Construction Campus Disruption Plan May to July 2019

League Rules

To ensure consistency in umpiring calls and to help players understand new rules and how / why calls are made, read the following documents:

Schedule

The league runs on Sunday evenings throughout the summer. Beginning in May with playoffs taking place in August at the turf at St. Mary's University. The full schedule will be released in May once teams have confirmed registration.

There is typically open pick-up time on Wednesday evenings at St. Mary's University.

Join Us

The league is open to new players and past field hockey is experience is not required, although it is recommended. Contact the League Coordinator to be assigned to a team.

Beavers

Privateers

Panthers

Dragons

Outdoor Mixed League Past Winners

Year Rick Hoos Trophy - League Winners Bluenose Trophy - Playoff Winners The Eric John Andrews Memorial Cup - Top Scorer
2017 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2016 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Ghassan Hamam
2015 Panthers FHC Beavers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2014 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Shane Rajaraman & Brittany Avery
2013 Panthers FHC Ramblers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2012 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2011 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2010 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Scott Read
2009 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC Shane Rajaraman
2008 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC Andy Townsend
2007 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC Mario DeMello
2006 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC Murali Rajaraman
2005 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC Robin Langille & Paul Taljaard
2004 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC Dan Pudwell
2003 Cats FHC Panthers FHC Dan Pudwell
2002 Hotspurs FHC Hotspurs FHC Jeff Norman
2001 Hotspurs FHC Panthers FHC Dan Pudwell
2000 Hotspurs FHC Panthers FHC Jeff Norman
1999 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC Mark Cluney
1998 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC Neil Ridgeway
1997 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC Jason Trentholm
1996 Cougars FHC Hotspurs FHC Kevin Peveril
1995 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC Mario DeMello & Kevin Peveril
1994 Cougars FHC Hotspurs FHC Mike Bonin
1993 Cats FHC Cougars FHC Brian Patterson
1992 Cougars FHC Hotspurs FHC Peter Andrews & Barry Callister
1991 Cougars FHC Cats FHC n/a
1990 Cougars FHC Hotspurs FHC n/a
1989 Cougars FHC Panthers FHC n/a
1988 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1987 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1986 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1985 Cats FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1984 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1983 Cougars FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1982 Hotspurs FHC Cougars FHC n/a
1981 Panthers FHC Panthers FHC n/a
1980 Armdale FHC Armdale FHC n/a
1979 Armdale FHC M&S Sports Hawks n/a
1978 Dartmouth FHC Dartmouth FHC n/a
1977 Dartmouth FHC Halifax FHC n/a
1976 Dalhousie FHC Dalhousie FHC n/a
1975 Halifax FHC Bedford FHC n/a