The Senior Aspire Schools Cup is an 11 a side competition for school teams from S4 to S6 to participate in a national cup. Teams play a pools day at a centralised venue, with the top four teams qualifying for the semi-finals. Semi-finals will be played at a venue decided by the ‘home’ team, with the winners playing at a centralised venue to compete for the title on Finals Day.Teams play a pools day at a centralised venue on a week-day, with the top four teams qualifying for the semi-finals. Semi-finals will be played at a venue decided by the ‘home’ team, with the winners playing at a centralised venue to compete for the title on Finals Day.

The criteria for schools entering is as follows:
1. A full school hockey programme running for less than 3 years. A full hockey programme would be weekly training and regular matches throughout the school year.
2. The school did not play in the Scottish Cup in previous seasons.
3. Multiple schools can come together to create a team where there are limited numbers or resources available, providing no trials are held to select teams.
4. Entries will only be accepted through invitation of Domestic Games Team. Please contact your Regional Development Manager:
Scott Madden (Midland): [email protected]
Mark Pain (North): [email protected]
Chris Anderson (East): [email protected]
Katie Brown (West): [email protected]

Entry deadline is 6 September 2019 (extended from 31 August). Click here to enter your School.

The pools will be held at Glenalmond College, Perthshire on Wednesday 6 November 2019. Semi-finals should be played by 28 February, with the winners qualifying for the finals on Friday 13 March 2020 at Glasgow National Hockey Centre.

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