The annual U10,11 & 12 Junior Cup 7-a-Side Hockey Competition was held on Sunday 28 April 2013 at the University of Bath Sports Training Village.
Nine teams started the event with Combe Down, St Stephens and hosts Team Bath Buccaneers remaining unbeaten to make the Cup Play-Off Pool.
St Stephens kept up their record to take the title from Buccaneers with a decisive 2-0 win. In the Plate the hosts TBB Brigands picked up their form to take the title with St Michaels in the runners -up spot.
The Cup was played on a league basis and regular visitors from Essex, Bancroft School proved a cut above the rest to take the title for the first time with a 100% record.
St Stephens put in a strong display to take the R-Up spot.
The Plate was also played on in a league format with home club TBB Admirals edging out St Stephens A on goal difference.
In the Cup home favourites, Team Bath Buccaneers were in fine form ahead of their defence of the national title in two weeks time and remained unbeaten to take the title from newcomers Cotswold Dragons.
In the Plate Havant B put together an unbeaten run to triumph with Cheltenham A in second spot.
Organiser, Nick Kendall, says ” another successful event and all the teams and coaches can be proud of the standard of play on show. It was pleasing to see some new teams and some regulars picking up trophies. A big thank you to all the umpires who worked so hard during the day.”