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2016 National Hockey Festival Preview

Nov. 23, 2016, 9:20 a.m. (ET)

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - November 23, 2016 - The time-honored tradition of field hockey and turkey has finally arrived! The 35th edition of USA Field Hockey's annual National Hockey Festival will officially be underway tomorrow. The grass will have morning dew and the sun will be shining as more than 5,000 athletes, parents, families and friends will venture to the International Polo Club in Palm Beach County, Fla. on Thursday, November 24 for the annual holiday tournament.

The National Hockey Festival is a beloved yearly event that brings people throughout the country together to make memories on and off the field during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. With a rich tradition of history, it’s important to celebrate last year’s champions. Best of luck in defending your title!

 2015 National Hockey Festival Pool Champions
U-19   U-16   U-14
Pool Club   Pool Club   Pool Club
A High Voltage   K  WVFHC Adanacs   R Stealth Comets
B True North Academy   L Jersey Intensity Silver   S Jersey Intensity
C Firestyx   M TCOYO Chi   T Windy City Spark
D FH Life   N High Styx Pride   U Gateway Red

F Mystx Storm   P Mystx Force  

G A&C FH Academy   Q Princeton FHC      
H Freedom HKY  

I Alley Cats  

J Hudson Valley  

 Mixed Adult: SJK Roses
Women's Open: Red Rose            

Be sure to check out all things the 2016 National Hockey Festival has to offer both on and off the fields with these fun opportunities:

Click here for more information on the Forum Tent Schedule.

Click here for more information on the Fun FH Field #12 Schedule

Junior & Senior Networking Night
Saturday, November 26 | 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. | Pavilion at the International Polo Club
Junior and senior athletes are encouraged to join USA Field Hockey at a networking event. This will give student-athletes the opportunity to meet with select Division II and III college coaches and to learn more about their school’s athletic and academic programs

2016 Festival Event Program
Stay up to beat and in tuned with the 2016 National Hockey Festival Event Program. The program includes the tournament schedule, rosters, results, venue map, list of vendors and more. This version is mobile friendly too!

Make your friends at home miss you and maybe be a little jealous by tagging all of your Instagram pictures and Twitter posts with @USAFieldHockey and #FHFestival16.

Stop by the USA Field Hockey Tent!
If you have questions, we have answers! Stop by the USA Field Hockey Tent if you have tournament, Futures Program or membership questions. There will also be more information about the Forum Tent Schedule and Fun FH Field #12 Schedule. Also, show the USA Field Hockey Staff that you have like USA Field Hockey on BOTH Facebook and Twitter for a chance to win some cool gear.

Whether this is your first or fourth experience as an athlete, coach, umpire or hockey fan at the National Hockey Festival, USA Field Hockey would like to warmly welcome you to Palm Beach County, Fla.!