England Hockey run a Club County Cup series of matches which take place in March.  These matches are played U10 and U12 separate boys and girls; younger talented players (U9 and U11) may be asked to play.   The matches are play 5v5 with a goalkeeper on half-pitch.  Winners/Runners up go forward in the West Regional competition in April.  U12 series progresses to National Finals which take place in April.