USA Field Hockey

Sep 18 2014 Futures Elite Academy Selections Announced

Sept. 18, 2013, 2 p.m. (ET)

2014 Futures Elite Academy Selections Announced

This summer, the crème de la crème of high school athletes competed in the National Futures Championship, Futures Elite Championship, and AAU Junior Olympics. From these three events, the top competitors across U14, U16, and U19 age groups have been selected to train at the 2014 Futures Elite Academies. These athletes have been identified as possessing the skills, talent, and athletic prowess to successfully continue through the next stages in USA Field Hockey’s Olympic Development Pipeline. The Academies exist to provide additional training and competition opportunities for these athletes distinguished with the potential to one day represent Team USA.

“Within the Olympic movement our mechanism to identify the sport’s top athletes and move those competitors to the next level is well renowned,” explained USA Field Hockey’s Executive Director, Steve Locke. “This program is the envy of the Olympic family and has proven over the years to showcase athletes and improve their technical skills for top collegiate performance and potential Olympic team selection.”

The Futures Elite Academy Program sits atop the Olympic Development Pipeline along with the U17, U19, and U21 Junior National Team Squads. All Futures Elite Academy athletes must have participated in the Futures Program in order to continue up the Olympic Pipeline. Futures Elite Academy selectees participate in a Level I training site comprised of athletes who attended the prior year’s NFC, FEC, and AAU Junior Olympics within their region until the Futures Elite Academies begin in March, April, or May. Futures Elite Academy athletes have the unique opportunity to hone their hockey skills at an elite level under the highest caliber of coaches and develop their game amongst the country’s most talented high school aged players.

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to train at the 2014 Futures Elite Academies:



Emily Adamson

St. Louis, MO

Jamee Albright

Suffolk, VA

Caroline Andretta

New Vernon, NJ

Caroline Arrowood

Chesapeake, VA

Madeleine Bacskai

Berwyn, PA

Jordan Barry

Chapel Hill, NC

Maggie Bettez

Acton, MA

Kelsey Bing

Houston, TX

Evelyn Bird

Towson, MD

Morgan Bitting

Hummelstown, PA

Jennifer Bleakney

Columbia, MD

Natalie Bohmke

Fredricksburg, VA

Caroline Cady

Clifton Park, NY

Katrina Carter

Gilroy, CA

Alyssa Chillano

Phoenixville, PA

Emma Christus

Bernardsville, NJ

Mayv Clune

Quakertown, PA

Amanda Collins

Binghamton, NY

Cori Conley

Oak Park, IL

Marissa Creatore

Chapel Hill, NC

Austyn Cuneo

Waterford, NJ

Elena Curley

Louisville, KY

Lexi Davidson

North Andover, MA

Brianna Deangelis

Doylestown, PA

Brooke Deberdine

Millersville, PA

Maggie Delp

Lewes, DE

Elizabeth Dennehy

Weston, MA

Gabrielle Depetro

Carlsbad, CA

Elizabeth Dessoye

Mountain Top, PA

Brittany Dickinson

Collegeville, PA

Leah Digiandomenico

Elkridge, MD

Jade Dixon

Berlin, NJ

Alexandra Doggett

Watertown, MA

Maeve Doherty

Millersville, MD

Julia Donald

Kimberton, PA

Debra Doxey

Richmond, VA

Stephanie Dressler

McAlisterville, PA

Julie Duncan

Medford, NJ

Danielle Duseau

Hatfield, MA

Ashley Dykema

Newport News, VA

Marleise Emrhein

Lititz, PA

Kara Enoch

Yorktown, VA

Giovanna Fasanello

Clarence, NY

Michelle Federico

Cheshire, CT

Hannah Fisher

Fredricksburg, VA

Skyler Fretz

Oley, PA

Sarah Furey

Mount Laurel, NJ

Kelsey Giese

Trappe, PA

Kasey Gilbride

Sag Harbor, NY

Ainsley Gill

Virginia Beach, VA

Jacqualyn Gillen

Middletown, DE

Erin Gillingham

Boyertown, PA

Linnea Gonzales

Bel Air, MD

Cassidy Goodwin

Hayes, VA

Abby Grimes

Wildwood, MO

Mara Gutierrez

Escondido, CA

Hannah Hall

Virginia Beach, VA

Maggie Harrison

Lewisburg, PA

Karlie Heistand

Hamburg, PA

Madison Hendry

Wilton, CT

Annie Himsworth

Trappe, PA

Rachel Hirsch

Prospect, KY

Ashley Hoffman

Mohnton, PA

Sarah Holliday

Clarksville, MD

Cooper Hudspeth

St. Louis, MO

Katherine Hull

Fredericksburg, VA

Madeleine Humphrey

Virginia Beach, VA

Laura Hurff

Bear, DE

Kelly Johnson

Westminster, MD

Chloe Johnson

Phoenixville, PA

Abby Julius

Hummelstown, PA

Mackenzie Karl

Centerville, VA

Mackenzie Keegan

Delran, NJ

Kourtney Kennedy

Watertown, MA

Corinne Kenney

Warrington, PA

Morgan Kile

Mountaintop, PA

Cassie Kline

Millersville, PA

Sara Kraeutler

Oakhurst, NJ

Allison Lancaster

Cornville, ME

Rachel Lanouette

Windham, NH

Regan Leavitt

Davidsonville, MD

Kelee Lepage

Honey Brook, PA

Jasmine Li

Stamford, CT

Taylor Lister

Hummelstown, PA

Alexa Mackintire

Shrewsbury, MA

Emma Macleod

Richmond, VA

Gabrielle Major

Royersford, PA

Morgan Malone

Granby, CT

Elizabeth Manela

Houston, TX

Erin Matson

Chadds Ford, PA

Haeli McCabe

Kennett Square, PA

Ryan McCarthy

Madison, NJ

Lauren McNally

Marmora, NJ

Haley Meade

Freehold, NJ

Marissa Medici

Oceanside, CA

Erin Menges

Richmond, VA

Mackenzie Mick

Lake Forest, IL

Carol Middough

Oceanport, NJ

Alesandra Miller

North Andover, MA

Sophia Miller

Medford, NJ

Kasandra Morano

Hammonton, NJ

Madison Morano

Hammonton, NJ

Tara Murphy

Flourtown, PA

Meghan Norair

Fredricksburg, VA

Alyssa Olenick

Cherry Hill, NJ

Taylor Omweg

Yorktown, VA

Olivia Ostrover

Greenwich, CT

Margaux Paolino

Villanova, PA

Rachel Park

Baltimore, MD

Sammy Popper

Blue Bell, PA

Lily Posternak

York, ME

Melissa Progar

Yorktown, VA

Moria Putsch

Media, PA

Caroline Rath

Greenville, DE

Callie Rennyson

Centerville, VA

Sabrina Rhodes

Bel Air, MD

Jenny Rizzo

Hershey, PA

Callie Robinson

Virginia Beach, VA

Elizabeth Romano

New Vernon, NJ

Anna Rowthorn-Apel

Bethesda, MD

Erin Scherrer

Chesapeake, VA

Haley Schleicher

Virginia Beach, VA

Erin Shanahan

Pasadena, MD

Justine Sheehan

Shrewsbury, MA

Meredith Sholder

Alburtis, PA

Isabel Siergiej

Harrison City, PA

Annie Snead

Midlothian, VA

Sabrina Solomen

Medford, NJ

Karlee Spirit

Berlin, NJ

Kellie Stigas

Canton, MA

Taylor Stone

Herndon, VA

Cassie Sumfest

Lewisburg, PA

Sarah Tabeek

Quincy, MA

Meredith Tibbals

Rye, NY

Evagelia Toffoloni

Westwood, MA

Nichole Tolli

Poughquag, NY

Julianna Tornetta

Plymouth Meeting, PA

Sophia Tornetta

Plymouth Meeting, PA

Spencer Tossone

Virginia Beach, VA

Cara Trombetta

Holbrook, NY

Kaitlin Trombetta

Holbrook, NY

Casey Umstead

Green Lane, PA

Charlotte Vaziri

New Albany, OH

Tara Vittese

Cherry Hill, NJ

Katie Walsh

Louisville, KY

Ashley Watson

Escondido, CA

Hannah Wellington

Brentwood, NH

Megan Wiest

Northampton, PA

Elise Wong

Lake Forest, IL

Brigid Wood

Plains, PA

Kaitlin Wood

Weston, MA

Nicole Woods

Beverly, MA

Kathleen Young

Essex Junction, VT

Alejandra Zimmer

San Diego, CA