Hockey in Euroa

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HOCKEY IN THE 1930s: A country week team from Euroa which played in Melbourne included Nancy Newton (from left - 1st), Noreen Smith (3rd), Valda Lamson (8th) and Erna Simpson (9th).

HOCKEY has had a long history in Euroa.
The first evidence of hockey in Euroa and district was in 1935 when the Euroa Ladies’ Hockey Club was formed with Mrs F Lamson as president and Mrs Wilkinson and Miss Malseed as secretaries.
In that same year, 1935, two former girls were selected to play in the Victorian Interstate hockey team.

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