Federal’s Jordan Wearing takes a shot during the club hockey final. Photo: Barry Whitnall/Shuttersport.

Tasman win hockey titles


The Nelson hockey season wrapped up over the weekend, Tasman Men and Federal Women capping their dominant seasons with premier championships on Saturday.

In men’s division one, Tasman proved far too strong for Federal, netting five goals and conceding none in the final at Saxton Turf.

Federal women ran riot in its final against Tasman, scoring six goals to Tasman’s one to remain unbeaten in 2018.

Federal won all 15 round robin matches, conceding just five goals in the process and scoring 134.

In men’s division three, a thriller was played out between Waimai and Federal, the sides needing to go to a penalty shoot out to be separated, Waimai eventually prevailing 4-3.