Hall Of Fame
Kate Ryan (nee Knox)Kate's contribution to hockey in the Manning area was outstanding both as an administrator and as a player. She held various administrative positions including;
. M.V.W.H.A Womens Registrar 80/81/82 and 83,
. Womens Junior Steering Committee 1980,
. Women's Junior Match Committee 1981/82,
. Womens Junior selector 1982/83, and
. Womens Junior Publicity Officer 1983.
She was Senior Womens Match Committee from 1985 - 1992, Senior Womens Registrar 1987/88/89/90/91/92/93/94, Womens Publicity Officer 1992/1993/1994, Womens Senior Selector 1988/89/90/91, Member of Board on Management M.V.H.A.Inc (including Vice President) 1989/90/92/93/94/96/98, Publicity Director in 92/93/96/98 and Field Director 90/91.
Kate has represented at local (Tigers Hockey Club, district, NSW Veterans (Vice Captain 1999) and Australian Veterans Teams including her first time in over 45s Team at the Trans Tasman Cup in 1999.
Kate was transferred to Newcastle by the NSW DET in 2004 and continues to play representative hockey at the highest level.