Womens Indoor National Team to hold tryouts

Feb. 14, 2014, 6:27 p.m. (ET)

The USA Women’s National Indoor program will host try-outs for all female athletes interested in being considered for selection to the National Indoor Squads for the 2014-2015 season. 

Junior National try-outs are for female athletes who are current juniors in high school or younger. The Junior try-out will be held Saturday March 15 from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Marple Sports Arena in Broomall Pa. There is no lower age limit for this age group. Athletes at this try-out may be selected for the 2014-2015 Under-16 and Under-19 squads and may also be identified and invited to try out for the Senior squad. Those selected will be expected to pay a training fee and competition fees and attend training sessions throughout the year in preparation for domestic and international competitions planned for winter 2015.

Senior National try-outs are for athletes who are current high school seniors or older. The Senior try-out will be held Saturday March 29 from 12 to 4 p.m. at The Training Center in Spring City, Pa.

The Seniors are currently preparing for the 2014 Pan American Indoor Cup scheduled for Montevideo, Uruguay in April, which is the qualifier for the next Indoor World Cup that will be held in Leipzig Germany in January 2015. Those selected to the 2014- 2015 squad will be expected to attend training weekends throughout the year in preparation for future international and domestic competitions.
The try-outs will be held under the direction of the Women’s National Indoor Coach Denise Zelenak and Junior Women’s National Indoor Coach Rennie Milne.

Players interested in attending the try-out should register online on the USA Field Hockey website by
clicking here.

A Try-Out Registration Fee of $75.00 and current USA FH membership are required to participate. Registration Deadline is March 13 for the Juniors and March 27 for the Seniors.