Donny Hay

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Donny Hay (born 1959) is a former Scottish field hockey player who played for the Scotland men's national field hockey team gaining 51 caps as a striker during the 1980s.[1][2] Hay also played for the Scotland indoor hockey team.[3] He played club hockey for Plexus Mercian and Grange.[4]

Hay played in Scotland's first ever outdoor victory against Spain in 1983.[1] Scotland won the match 1-0 in Barcelona.[1]

Hay was part of the Grange squad that played in the 1995 European Cup Winners' Cup tournament in Sardinia.[5] Grange losing to Real Club de Polo de Barcelona (ESP) 3-1, Harvestehuder THC (GER) 3-0, SKA Ekaterinburg (RUS) 3-1 and beating MZKS Poczotwiec (POL) 3-1 to finish sixth overall.[6]

In 2003 he was in the Scotland squad that played in the Home Countries Veterans' Tournament held in Edinburgh.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Scots' first hockey win over Spain". The Herald (Glasgow). 4 April 1983. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Strathallan in the 1970s" (PDF). Strathallan School. 2013. Retrieved 12 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Five new caps in hockey team for Holland". The Herald (Glasgow). 28 November 1984. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Stamina earns Hay selection". The Herald (Glasgow). 14 January 1987. Retrieved 25 October 2013. 
  5. ^ "Teddington sights on final;Hockey". The Times. 14 April 1995. Retrieved 25 October 2013. 
  6. ^ "EuroHockey Cup Winners Cup Men Cagliari 14-17 April 1995" (PDF). European Hockey Federation. 1995. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 November 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "Hockey stars roll back years". The Scotsman. 24 June 2003. Retrieved 25 October 2013.