The 2018 Futures Cup started on Wednesday at Oaklands College, St. Albans and some Surbiton players were on the scoresheet.

In the Under 15 Boys competition, Tobias Chan scored for Mercia Lynx as they overcame Wessex Leopards in a seven goal thriller. Ollie Shelton was on target for Saxon Tigers in the somewhat easier 6-0 victory over Celtic Jaguars.

Maddie Long scored the only goal as Mercia Lynx beat Saxon Tigers 1-0 in the Under 15 Girls competition, with Wessex Leopards beating Celtic Jaguars 5-0.

Max Anderson helped Mercia Lynx to a convincing 7-1 win over Celtic Jaguars in the Under 17 Boys tournament, with Saxon Tigers achieving an even bigger margin of victory over Wessex Leopards, running out 9-0 winners.

Mercia Lynx Under 17 Girls fought out a 3-3 draw with Saxon Tigers, whilst both Alice Klugman and Olivia Wilde found the net for Wessex Leopards as they beat Celtic Jaguars 7-1.

More information about the Futures Cup can be found at the England Hockey Altius website where the matches can be followed in real time.

A list of all the Surbiton players selected to play in the Futures Cup can be found here