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Hoofddorp Pioniers

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Team Bio[edit]

The Hoofddorp Pioniers are a member of Hoofdklasse. They are known formally as the Hoofddorp Pioniers (after their location; for 32 years, they were known as the Konica Minolta Pioniers (after their sponsor from 1969-2010). They play their home games at Sportpark Pioniers in Hoofddorp. The Pioniers won their lone Hoofdklasse title in 1997 but have made the Holland Series several times.

Retired Numbers[edit]

Head Coaches (pre 1995)[edit]

Yearly Record[edit]

Year Record Manager Playoffs European Compettition
1995 22-13 Bruce Heiser Semi final
1996 26-9 Bruce Heiser Semi final
1997 24-17 Bruce Heiser Champions 3rd place
1998 28-16 Bruce Heiser Semi final Runner-up
1999 27-16 Semi final
2000 17-23 Johnny Walker
2001 25-21 Joop Peters
2002 21-22 Robert Klaver Semi final
2003 31-10 Robert Klaver Semi final Champions
2004 27-12 Robert Klaver Semi final Runner-up
2005 28-12 Robert Klaver Semi final Runner-up
2006 25-17 Trevor Rooper Runner-up Champions
2007 22-17 Frank Koene Runner-up 3rd place
2008 28-14 Frank Koene Semi final
2009 27-13 Frank Koene Runner-up
2010 21-20 Bernie Beckman Semi final 5th place
2011 25-16 Robert Klaver Runner-up
2012 26-15 Robert Klaver Semi final
2013 29-12 Robert Klaver Runner-up
2014 27-14 Robert Klaver Semi final 3rd place
2015 25-17 Robert Klaver Semi final
2016 27-15 Dè Flanegin Semi final
2017 26-26 Dè Flanegin Semi final
2018 20-27-4 Mervin Gario
2019 20-20 Mervin Gario Semi final
2020 16-13 Mervin Gario No playoffs

Website[edit]

Official team site