By Taromane Martin
SOLOMON Islands Hockey Federation President Mr Nihal Seneviratne has confirmed that the 2018 Hockey Leagues will kick off in April.
Mr Seneviratne told SunSPORTS yesterday that both the high school and the Honiara Clubs Leagues are set to kick off on the first week of April.
“SIHF organised High School Hockey League 2018 and Honiara Hockey Club League 2018 due to kick off 1st week of April,” he said.
Following last year’s success of the league, Seneviratne said the federation is optimistic about the future of the sport in the country.
The President meanwhile has confirmed Solomon Islands will be sending a national U-18 team to compete at the 2018 Oceania youth Olympic Games qualifiers which will be held in Papua New Guinea on April 24.