Colour change

MARIST White is going back to its original colour in its quest to win the 20th Geotech Drilling Marist Eastgate Memorial Tournament which kicks off this evening at the National Hockey Centre.

Yesterday, the Geotech Drilling-sponsored host team unveiled its new blue and white jersey which the Marist players used to wear more than a decade ago.

Marist Hockey Club president Martin Fong said the players were excited and looking forward to the tournament.

He thanked Geotech Drilling International Services for its support.

The company presented $6000 to the organisers of which $2000 went to the Marist club.

“It’s been 13 years we last wore the club colours. There is no pressure on the players who will be in this colours this weekend. We will go out there to try our best to win our own tournament,” said Fong.

Geotech director Gary Barnett was pleased with the new look jersey and wished the team well for the tournament this weekend.

“They are going back to its original colours and it’s good to have our logo in their jersey,” Barnett said.

Ventures is the defending champions in both men’s and women’s category.

The three-day tournament will start at 6pm.

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