Club History

The YMCA Coastal City (YMCC) Hockey Club as we know it today was formed in 1993, but the 3 founding clubs Surf, YMCA and Floreat Park Ladies have had a long and distinguished hockey history in WA dating back to 1924.

 

Timeline

  • 1924 Surf Hockey club was formed.

  • 1938 YMCA Hockey Club was formed

  • 1949 Floreat Park Ladies Hockey Club was created, joining with Surf in 1988 to become the Coastal City Hockey Club

  • 1959 YMCA men are promoted to Men’s first grade where they remain today. This is the longest consecutive number of years any club has been continuously playing men’s first grade hockey in WA

  • 1993 Coastal City and YMCA merged to become the YMCC Hockey Club.

 

Team of the Century Men

PLAYER

HONOURS

Des Bassett

WA

Graeme Begbie

WA, AUSTRALIA

Geoff Bott

WA

Craig Boyce

WA

Grant Boyce

WA, AUSTRALIA

Harold Christensen

Jason Duff

VIC, AUSTRALIA

Jamie Dwyer

QLD, AUSTRALIA, 5 x FIH World Player of the Year

Brian Glencross

WA, AUSTRALIA

David Hatt

WA

Terry Leece

WA, AUSTRALIA

Tyler Lovell

WA, AUSTRALIA

Don Martin

WA, AUSTRALIA

Eddie Ockenden

TAS, AUSTRALIA, FIH World Rising Star

Brian Robinson

Premier 1 Games Record Holder

Don Smart

WA, AUSTRALIA

Terry Walsh

WA, AUSTRALIA

Ian Wishart

WA 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team of the Century Women

PLAYER

HONOURS

May Campbell

WA, AUSTRALIA

Jean Wynne

WA, AUSTRALIA

Morna Hyde

WA, AUSTRALIA

Joyce Bailey

WA, AUSTRALIA

Shirley Tonkin

WA, AUSTRALIA

Shirley Francis

WA, AUSTRALIA

Di Troode

WA, AUSTRALIA

Marilyn McIntyre

WA, AUSTRALIA

Jan Ramshaw

WA, AUSTRALIA

Lee Clarke

WA, AUSTRALIA

Pam Glossop

WA, AUSTRALIA

Jill Fotheringham

WA, AUSTRALIA

Adele Boyce

WA, AUSTRALIA

Sue Skirrow

WA, AUSTRALIA

Colleen Pearce

WA, AUSTRALIA

Tricia Herberle

GREAT BRITAIN

Rechelle Hawkes

WA, AUSTRALIA

 

First Grade Premierships

Men

Women

1964

1965

1966

1966

1968

1968

1972

1970

1975

1972

1978

1973

1985

1974

1988

1975

1999

1976

2009

1985

2011

2013

2014

2015

 

Hockey WA Life Members

  • Kay Kemp
  • May Campbell
  • Des Kelly
  • Grant Boyce

WA Hockey Champions

  • May Campbell
  • Brian Glencross
  • Don Smart
  • Shirley Tonkin
  • Terry Walsh
  • Rechelle Hawkes
  • Morna Hyde
  • Shirley Francis
  • Don Martin
  • Grant Boyce

Hockey Australia Hall of Fame

  • May Campbell
  • Brian Glencross
  • Rechelle Hawkes
  • Don Smart