LANCASTER, Pa. – July 16, 2017 – Over the past three days, sixteen of the top U-16 club teams battled it out at the 2017 National Club Championship (NCC), presented by Harrow Sports. Taking place at Spooky Nook Sports in Lancaster, Pa. the tournament deemed full of high level competition against intense opponents.
Competing in the third/fourth place match-up, X-Calibur FHC (Blandon, Pa.) defeated Freedom HKY (Edgewater, Md.) in a 3-0 victory to earn bronze medals. In the championship match, WC Eagles (Spring City, Pa.) claimed the title by defeating Nook Hockey (Manheim, Pa.), 4-0. This is the fifth year in a row that WC Eagles has won the gold.
USA Field Hockey would like to congratulate all U-16 National Club Championship teams, athletes and coaches who participated! As well as thank the umpires, technical staff and umpire managers who helped the tournament run smoothly.
WC Eagles, coached by Jun Kentwell
Athletes in Alphabetical Order: Margo Carlin, Nicole Fredricks, Emily Graeff, Olivia Graham, Kara Heck, Ryleigh Heck, Adele Iacobucci, Tatum Johnson, Madison Kahn, Sydney Keld, Caroline Kelly, Courtney Kenah, Mia Leonhardt, Anna Miller, Hannah Miller, Stephanie Oleykowski, Madison Orobono, Ciana Riccardo, Hope Rose, Mackinzie Thompson, Lauren Wadas, Caroline Webb, Rayne Wright Elizabeth Yeager
Nook Hockey, coached by Suzann Hobart
Athletes in Alphabetical Order: Anna Barbusca, Taylor Border, Ashlyn Campagna, Allison Cubell, Lauren Delgado, Audrey Domovich, Peyton Halsey, Madison Herb, Brooke Hofass, Caitlin Holland, Lauren Hunter, Armita King, Katie Labezius, Hannah Lewis, Emma O’Neill, Kailey Obenstine, Katharine Olmstead, Sienna Pegram, Gery Schnarrs, Katelyn Sparks
X-Calibur FHC, by Brian Hope
Athletes in Alphabetical Order: Kaitlyn Benton, Claire Borman, Isabella Bressler, Katelyn Crist, Abriana Gatto, Sydney Gillingham, Sophia Gladieux, Anna Gwiazdzinski, Morgan Kaufmann, Jenna Kirby, Julia Lamb, Sophia Mackrella, Ava Mariani, Ellie McIntyre, Stephanie Moncavage, Kelsey Reznick, Alena Smargiassi, Shealyn Tatara, Drew Taylor, Bryn Underwood, Reagan Underwood, Annie Walsh, Jaiden Wittel, Aiyi Young