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Otago Daily Times
NZ needs to be 'better for Rio'scored a first-half field goal while Olivia Merry and Kelsey Smith converted fr
NZ needs to be 'better for Rio'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
scored a first-half field goal while Olivia Merry and Kelsey Smith converted from second-half penalty corners. Head coach Mark Hager said his side was not consistent enough through the tournament and conceded too many goals. "Great Britain wanted... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
NZ end Champions Trophy with lossand an injury which sidelined Liz Thompson for the last two matches. Still the
NZ end Champions Trophy with loss
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
and an injury which sidelined Liz Thompson for the last two matches. Still there's plenty of work ahead for coaches Mark Hager and Sean Dancer, once the squad for the Rio Olympics is named next week. Attention now switches to the men's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks end Champions Trophy on losing noteStill there's plenty of work ahead for coaches Mark Hager and Sean Dancer, once
Black Sticks end Champions Trophy on losing note
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Still there's plenty of work ahead for coaches Mark Hager and Sean Dancer, once the squad for the Rio Olympics is named next week. Photo / Getty New Zealand's disappointing Champions Trophy campaign ended on a losing note in London today. Playing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks poor in defeat to Argentinaleaves them out of the running to play for the gold and silver medals. "We did
Black Sticks poor in defeat to Argentina
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
leaves them out of the running to play for the gold and silver medals. "We didn't come to play today," unhappy coach Mark Hager said. "In the first half we were very poor, didn't move the ball early enough and went into our shell, and even... Read more
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NZCity
Michelsen stunner caps NZ hockey victoryRio is so close," she said. "We definitely will be ready once we get there but
Michelsen stunner caps NZ hockey victory
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Rio is so close," she said. "We definitely will be ready once we get there but we're certainly not there yet." Coach Mark Hager says his side has improved on their previous two performances and defended well. However he said New Zealand was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks beat Great Britain with stunning goaltoppled Australia 2-1. "In the first quarter we were sensational, then we had
Black Sticks beat Great Britain with stunning goal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
toppled Australia 2-1. "In the first quarter we were sensational, then we had to scramble a lot," Black Sticks coach Mark Hager said. "Our defence scrambled well and sometimes when you're not playing well that's what you want. "We put our... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Frustrated NZ beaten by Australiahalftime, the Kiwis were well in the game but suffered from two yellow cards aw
Frustrated NZ beaten by Australia
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
halftime, the Kiwis were well in the game but suffered from two yellow cards awarded in the final 15 minutes. Head coach Mark Hager said it was a frustrating result and they needed to improve going into a must-win match against Great Britain on... Read more
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NZCity
Black Sticks slump to second losswas harsh as video replays showed it was given on a seemingly clean slide tackl
Black Sticks slump to second loss
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
was harsh as video replays showed it was given on a seemingly clean slide tackle from Olivia Merry. Black Sticks coach Mark Hager says the yellow cards hurt them. "You're not going to win with nine or 10 players, and we had a few cards in that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
L.A. education foundation became a lucrative source of income for USC's Pat Haden and his relativesThe $12.5-billion Ford Foundation paid its board chairman about $30,000 less th
L.A. education foundation became a lucrative source of income for USC's Pat Haden and his relatives
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The $12.5-billion Ford Foundation paid its board chairman about $30,000 less than the Mayr foundation paid Haden in 2014. Mark Hager, an associate professor of philanthropic studies at Arizona State University, said in an email the Mayr payments... Read more
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Canberra Times
Former Olympians throw support behind troubled starsKyrgios. Photo: Rick Rycroft The Hockeyroos have familiar faces plotting their
Former Olympians throw support behind troubled stars
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Kyrgios. Photo: Rick Rycroft The Hockeyroos have familiar faces plotting their downfall, with Australian hockey legends Mark Hager coaching the New Zealand women's side and Alyson Annan coaching the Dutch. "Holland are always very strong," said... Read more
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NZCity
Black Sticks topple Australia in final2-1 in Darwin on Wednesday after New Zealand squandered a lead but there was to
Black Sticks topple Australia in final
NZCity / Posted 25 days ago
2-1 in Darwin on Wednesday after New Zealand squandered a lead but there was to be no repeat in Saturday's final. Coach Mark Hager couldn't fault his team, who were impressive at both ends of the turf, creating a good chunk of scoring chances... Read more
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NZCity
Black Sticks and Hockeyroos into final2-1 on Thursday. The four-nation tournament also includes India, who lost 2-1
Black Sticks and Hockeyroos into final
NZCity / Posted 26 days ago
2-1 on Thursday. The four-nation tournament also includes India, who lost 2-1 to Australia on Friday. Black Sticks coach Mark Hager was happy with elements of his team's performance. "It wasn't pretty tonight, we were a bit scrappy but did... Read more
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NZCity
Black Sticks coach bemoans missed chancesCoach Mark Hager says better finishing is vital after watching his New Zealand
Black Sticks coach bemoans missed chances
NZCity / Posted 28 days ago
Coach Mark Hager says better finishing is vital after watching his New Zealand team blow an early lead in the 2-1 loss to Australia in Darwin. The Black Sticks dominated the first half of the International Hockey Open match to lead 1-0 courtesy of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
NZ women win series openerPippa Hayward scored a double while Petrea Webster and Anita McLaren (formerly
NZ women win series opener
Otago Daily Times / Posted 29 days ago
Pippa Hayward scored a double while Petrea Webster and Anita McLaren (formerly Punt) added to the score sheet. Head coach Mark Hager said it was pleasing to open the four nations series with a win, although there was plenty to work on. "It's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Strong start for Black Sticks Womenbackwards. Thirteenth-ranked India got the final goal, a fine individual effor
Strong start for Black Sticks Women
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
backwards. Thirteenth-ranked India got the final goal, a fine individual effort by Devi Tokchum. Black Sticks coach Mark Hager bemoaned the lost opportunities. Kirsten Pearce, Charlotte Harrison, Sophie Cocks and captain for the game Sam... Read more

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