Frequently Asked Questions
Our organization's mission is to introduce the sport of field hockey to youth and adults alike, to provide the best in field hockey coaching in order to develop participants' talents and skills, and to encourage and assist participants in becoming members of the U.S. Field Hockey Teams. Moorpark Field Hockey strives to develop and maintain an infrastructure consisting of parents, volunteers and field hockey enthusiasts to organize teams, and to participate in field hockey leagues, tournaments and clinics. Our philosophy is to administer in fairness to all our membership and to make their participation enjoyable.
Where are the facilities located?
The pitch (or Field Hockey Sports Center) is located at Moorpark College in Moorpark, California. The pitch is a water-based Stadia Turf synthetic, FIH-compliant field, which was commissioned in 1995 with the help of United States Men’s Field Hockey Foundation. Update: the pitch was replaced in early 2007.
Who can participate?
Boys, girls and adults of all skill levels are invited to join. The age/skill divisions for our Club are: Under-8 Boys & Girls; Under-10 Boys & Girls; Under-12 Boys & Girls; Under-14 Boys; Under-15 Girls; Under-16 Boys; Under-16 Girls; Under-19 Girls; D3 Adult Social Recreational; D2 Adult Social Competitive; D1 Adult Competitive.
How do I register?
Click on the registration button on the home page or here.
What equipment do I need in order to play?
You'll need the following:
- Hockey stick -- If you don't have one , we have loaners available until you're able to purchase one.
- Mouth guard -- Mandatory for all youth players and STRONGLY recommended for adult players.
- Shin guards -- Mandatory for ALL players and recommend ones that protect the ankle and are made of plastic.
- Athletic shoes with a good tread (cross-trainers are good).
- Black athletic shorts -- They need to be solid black, no white piping down the sides.
Note: The team jersey and socks you'll purchase from the club when you register for the league.
Who are the team managers / coaches and how do I contact them?
Please see the Teams button above.
How can I contact Moorpark Field Hockey?
You can reach us by mail, fax, email or by contacting one of the Club officers.
Our mailing address is: Moorpark Field Hockey, P.O. Box 786, Moorpark, California 93021.
Our Fax # is: 805-523-2834.
Our email address is:
Who are the Officers for Moorpark Field Hockey?
Please see the "Club Organization" button on left navigation.
Where will I find the latest game schedule and results posted?
On our site or the League website, www.socalfieldhockey.com
What are the rules of Field Hockey?
International Field Hockey Rules: http://www.fih.ch/en/sport/rules