USA Field Hockey survey results on protective eyewear

Aug. 23, 2011, 11:26 a.m. (ET)
USA Field Hockey survey on protective eyewear
1. Please indicate if you are an athlete, umpire, coach or parent of an athlete.
  answered question 381
 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Player 14.4% 55
Parent 42.8% 163
Coach 22.0% 84
Umpire 20.7% 79
2. What region are you located in?
  answered question 375

Select region

Region 1-Northeast

Region 2 - MA

Region 3 - Atlantic

Region 4 - NY

Region 5 - Pa

Region 6 - NJ

Region 7 - Chesapeake

Region 8 - South

Region 9 - Great Lakes

Region 10 - Central

Region 11 - West

Response

Count

2.9% (11) 3.5% (13) 2.7% (10) 4.0% (15) 24.8% (93) 14.9% (56) 13.9% (52) 12.3% (46) 7.5% (28) 5.3% (20) 8.3% (31) 375
3. The National Federation of State High School Associations have mandated that "High school field hockey players will be required to wear protective eyewear, effective with the 2011-12 season." Are you in support of this ruling?
  answered question 371
 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes 9.4% 35
Somewhat 6.5% 24
No 84.1% 312
 
5. Do you believe this ruling will have an affect on injuries?
  answered question 366
 Response
Percent
Response
Count
Yes, it will reduce injuries 10.7% 39
It will have no effect 19.1% 70
No, it will result in more injuries 70.2% 257
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