Regional and state competitions organised by Hockey Victoria are held for U13s, U15s and U18s.
The regional Junior State Championships (JSC) have trials in May with the competiton held during the July holidays. Interested players are encouraged to trial for team selection into the North West Tigers team. See more details and register on the HV website for 2013 trials.
School Sport Victoria (SSV), under the auspices of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, field a representative Victorian team in the school national championships. This competition has two competition age levels, U12 and U16, with April-May trials for the August competition.
YVHC usually has players in most of the rep teams and stronger players are strongly encouraged to try out.