Hockey Drill Demonstration

Description

The sweep is a variation from the hit pass.

The grip and stance are the same the ball is placed in line with the front foot.

The stick is drawn back a short way and swept forwards along the ground to strike the ball.

Coaching points

The position of each player's head over the ball

Transfer of weight onto the front foot are important in keeping a low and safe follow through with the stick.

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