Futures Program Announces NHS Level 1 Advancement Selections

Feb. 15, 2017, 8:46 a.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – February 15, 2017 – The 2017 National Hockey Showcase held February 3-5, 2017 in Lakewood Ranch, Fla., marked the third-time Futures Program athletes could be evaluated at a tournament for possible advancement into a Level 1 Futures training site. USA Field Hockey’s selection team evaluated various athletes from across the country who had been recommended by their club team coaches. There was no cost to the athlete and all evaluations were done during regular pool play.

Congratulations to all the athletes that participated in the great opportunity. Those athletes selected will be contacted by the Regional Development Manager in their respective regions for their new Futures Program site assignment.

USA Field Hockey would like to thank all club team coaches who helped in the identification process by recommending their top athletes for evaluation.

We applaud the following athletes who have displayed standout talent and have been selected to advance to a Level 1 training site in their respective regions:

Emily Antunes | Lebanon, N.J.

Brittany Claybaugh | Chesapeake, Va.

Kennedy Cliggett | Warrington, Pa.

Allison Corey | Crofton, Md.

Kennedy Fertitta | Charlotte, N.C.

Josie Formica | Severna Park, Md.

Brooke Gasser | Virginia Beach, Va.

Kathryn Graham | Chappaqua, N.Y.

Rebecca Hance | Manhasset, N.Y.

Elizabeth Heckard | Virginia Beach, Va.

Hannah Jarvie | Saline, Mich.

Skye Joegriner | Gaithersburg, Md.

Anya Kavanagh | Lake Forest, Ill.

Ava Mariani | Easton, Pa.

Ava Matthew | San Diego, Calif.

Gianna Pantaleo | Newtown Square, Pa.

Caroline Reinhart | Richmond, Va.

Addie Sidles | Lake Forest, Ill.

Abbigail Starnes | Chesapeake, Va.

Andrea Tappenden | Ann Arbor, Mich.

Serafina Turner | Chapel Hill, N.C.