TAREE High has claimed a third successive NSW Combined High Schools girl's hockey championship with a tense 2-1 win over Westfield Sports High in the final at Moorebank in Sydney on Thursday afternoon.
The scores were locked at 1-1 with 1 minute 30 left on the clock when Lara Watts broke the deadlock with a goal. Taree held out in the time remaining to ensure the trophy stays at Taree High for a further 12 months.
Taree won five games to qualify for the State finals at Moorebank. The side then accounted for Grafton 5-3 in the quarter final and Mulwaree in the semi. This match went down to a drop off before Taree won 3-2.
Team members are Lara Watts, Georgia Tran, Brianna Wiliams, Bree Pensini, Kalani Cross, Jordan Moscatt, Phoebe Cause, Chloe Neal, Tyler Williams, Shai Yarnold, Makayla Manusu, Hayley Manusu, Tilley Hunter, Abby Watts. Jordan Hardy is the coach.