U23 Men BC Rams – Team BC

Gavin Bains

Hometown: Ladner
Age: 20
School: Vancouver Community College (Heavy Duty Mechanics)
Occupation: Mechanic, Heartly and Marks
Position: Defender/Midfield
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2017 & 2018 U23 Men Team BC
National Teams: Field hockey Canada under 23 squad and field hockey canada SDS squad
Began Playing Field Hockey: 2006
Long Term Sports Goals: Olympics 

Harmanjit Bhangu

Hometown: Kaboolpur, Punjab, India
Age: 20
School: Douglas College (Accounting Management)
Occupation: Crew Member, Chopped Leaf
Position: Midfield
Current Club: Dashmesh Field Hockey Club
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 15; Started playing at school
What I Love About Field Hockey: Discipline and to never give up
Biggest Inspiration: Yuvraj Singh (Indian Cricketer) because he is very attacking and aggressive in the field but a fun loving and a great person off the field
Long Term Sports Goals: To give my level best every time I enter the field
Biggest Sports Highlight: Representing IPSC at School Games Federation of India(SGFI) U-19 Nationals

Tajveer Bisla

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 19
Current Club: United Brothers
Provincial Teams: 2018 U23 Men Team BC, 2017 U18 BC Lions

 

 

 

 

Satbir Brar

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 20
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club

 

 

 

 

Christophe de Haas

Hometown: North Vancouver
Age: 19
School: Simon Fraser University (Bachelor of Business)
Occupation: Line Cook, Cactus Club
Position: Defender
Current Club: West Vancouver Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: FHBC since U15
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada JDS
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 8; Started in the Netherlands
What I Love About Field Hockey: The ambition to improve
Biggest Inspiration: Scott Tupper. He has been on my team for a couple of years and has helped me a ton over the last few years.
Long Term Sports Goals: National team
Biggest Sports Highlight: Gold at Nationals U23, Making the JDS squad, tournament 11 at 2017 u18 nationals
Awards: 2017, Tournament 11 U18 nationals

Sumeetpal Dhaliwal

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 20
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2017 U18 BC Rams

 

 

 

 

Amraaz Dhillon

Hometown: Abbotsford
Age: 19
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2017 & 2018 U18 BC Rams
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada Junior Development Squad

 

 

 

 

Iqwinder Gill

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 21
School: Kwantlen Polytechnic (Accounting)
Position: Goalkeeper
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: U16/U18 Team BC field hockey
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada U21/Senior team
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 8; Referred by an uncle
Biggest Sports Highlight: Junior World Cup 2016

 

Conor Henry

Hometown: North Vancouver
Age: 18
Position: Forward and Defence
Current Club: WVFHC
Provincial Teams: 2015 U15 BC White team, 2016 U18 BC squad, 2017 & 2018 U18 BC Rams
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 9; My mom used to play

 

 

Michael Mackenzie

Hometown: Vancouver
Age: 19
Current Club: Vancouver Hawks Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2018 U23 Men Team BC, 2017 U18 BC Rams
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada JDS

 

 

 

Manna Sahota

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 21
Current Club: India Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2018 U23 Men Team BC

 

 

 

 

Tarjan Sandhu

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 21
Current Club: United Brothers
Provincial Teams: 2017 & 2018 U23 Men Team BC

 

 

 

 

Sam Seaberry

Hometown: Vancouver
Age: 18
Current Club Team: Vancouver Hawks Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2018 U23 Men Team BC, 2017 U18 BC Lions

 

 

 

Naman Sharma

Hometown: Ludhiana, India (resides in Surrey)
Age: 18
Position: Forward/Midfield
Current Club: Surinder Lions
Provincial Teams: 2015 U15 BC Blue team, 2016 U18 BC squad, 2017 U18 BC Lions, 2018 U18 BC Rams
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada JDS
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 8; My uncle put me in field and then suddenly I started to love it!
Long Term Sports Goals: Make Men’s National Field Hockey team
Biggest Sports Highlight: Going on tours to represent Field Hockey Canada

Amrit Sidhu

Hometown: Abbotsford
Age: 22
School: UBC (Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering)

Career Aspirations: Masters in Structural Engineering
Position: Forward
Current Club: Burnaby Lake Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: U23, U18, U16, U14 FHBC teams
National Teams: U18, U21 junior teams; Canadian National Development Squad
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 6; Dad introduced me to the sport
What I Love About Field Hockey: Competing at the highest level possible
Biggest Inspiration: The Sedins for their dedication, hard work and humility
Long Term Sports Goals: Play in the Olympics
Biggest Sports Highlight: Youth Olympic Silver Medal
Awards:
– 2014, U18 Player of the Year
– 2015, Abbotsford Wall of Fame Inductee

Clovis Vandermeirsch

Hometown: North Vancouver
Age: 19
Current Club: West Vancouver Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2018 U18 BC Lions
National Teams: Field Hockey Canada JDS

 

 

 

Reserves

Leslie Cheuk Him Lin

Hometown: Hong Kong
Age: 22
Position: Goalkeeper
Current Club: Burnaby Lake Field Hockey Club
National Teams: Field Hockey Hong Kong Team (U19)
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 10; When I was primary 4, my uncle told me to give myself a challenge, they he gave me a chance to play in field hockey
What I Love About Field Hockey: Challenging, speedy, and intensive
Biggest Inspiration: Cristiano Ronaldo, because no matter how hard it will be, he can still have high ambitions, and earn it
Long Term Sports Goals: Represent Team Canada
Biggest Sports Highlight: Attend Field Hockey Hong Kong Team
Awards: 2017, India Club Junior Tournament 2nd place

Sean Davis

Age: 18
Current Club: Burnaby Lake Field Hockey Club

 

 

 

 

 

Surjan Sandhu

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 22
Current Club: United Brothers

 

 

 

 

 

Maan Sidhu

Hometown: Abbotsford
Age: 16
Current Club: Burnaby Lake Field Hockey Club

 

 

 

 

 

Imran Sran

Hometown: Surrey
Age: 17
School: Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School
Position: Midfielder
Current Club: Surinder Lions Field Hockey Club
Provincial Teams: 2017 U15 BC Boys Rams, 2018 U18 BC Lions
Began Playing Field Hockey: Age 12; My uncles and grandfather played field hockey and they really wanted me to try it, at first, I didn’t really like it but after a while I ended up loving the sport
Biggest Inspiration: My family because they always push me to do my best
Who do you admire most in Sport? Lebron James because no matter the situation he always does his best to help his team win
Long Term Sports Goal: Represent Team Canada at the highest level
Biggest Sports Highlight: Winning gold at Nationals last year
Favourite Athlete: Scott Tupper, Canada Field Hockey

 

Coaches

Mathias Ahrens