9 Playing the Game: Hockey Terminology CENTRE PASS: When starting the game or after a goal is scored. A centre pass can be taken forward into the opposing team, backward to your own team mates or you can pass to yourself (auto-pass). VIDEO - Mouse over for controls VIDEO - Mouse over for controls HIT: Any contact between stick and ball where the stick contacts the ball only briefly. SWEEP HIT: A sweeping action – usually with the body more closely to the ground – precedes the hit.
Hockey NZ Umpiring Gbook
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