Women’s National Team verifies Chula Vista series schedule
The Women’s National Team is laying the groundwork for their 2014 Champions Challenge and World Cup performances by starting the New Year with an international series against Great Britain and New Zealand in Chula Vista, Cali. February 5-17. The six week training block for Team USA will be capped with a series of matches against both teams. Great Britain is currently World Ranked No. 3 and New Zealand holds the No. 5 position. The matchups will provide Team USA with a solid base to work off of as they dive into 2014 competition.
"This is an exciting opportunity for our squad,” said Craig Parnham, Women’s National Team Head Coach. “These games provide high caliber opposition and the chance for us to return to international competition following the Pan Am Cup last September. The team has been training throughout the winter and we are looking forward to some match play as we build towards the summer tournaments."
*The series schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, February 5: USA vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Friday, February 7: USA vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Sat Feb 8th: NZL vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Sunday February 9: USA vs NZL 2:00 p.m.
Monday February 10: USA vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday Feb 11: NZL vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday February 12: USA vs NZL 2:00 p.m.
Thursday February 13: USA vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Friday February 14: NZL vs GBR 2:00 p.m.
Saturday February 15: USA vs NZL 2:00 p.m.
Monday February 17: NZL vs USA 11:30 p.m.
*Bolded matches are capped.
*The game days and times are subject to change.
Full information regarding the Chula Vista series will available at www.usafieldhockey.com