2019 AAU Junior Olympic Games Selections

June 27, 2019, 12:33 p.m. (ET)

LANCASTER, Pa. - June 27, 2019 - Following evaluation at the 2019 National Futures Championship, presented by Harrow Sports, USA Field Hockey is pleased to announce the U-14 and U-16 girl athletes who have been selected to play in the 2019 AAU Junior Olympic Games. This year’s event will take place on the campus of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C. from July 29 to August 1. These selected athletes will have the opportunity to take part in a great event and participate alongside some of the best athletes in other sports from across the country. AAU Junior Olympic Games athletes have until Friday, July 5, 2019 to register online through their USA Field Hockey Membership Account.

The Amateur Athletic Union’s premier multi-sport event, the AAU Junior Olympic Games, brings together more than 14,000 athletes to compete in 20 sports. In the sport of field hockey, USA Field Hockey selects approximately 128 athletes to participate in the annual event. The event provides U-14 and U-16 athletes with the opportunity to experience an Olympic-like multi-sport competition while enjoying the camaraderie and inspiration from other top athletes in other featured sports. Selected athletes are responsible for all their expenses, including the AAU tournament fee, travel, housing and food. The estimated cost of the event includes the registration fee of $275 plus room and board, travel and AAU fees.

For more information go to aaujrogames.org

Congratulations to the following U-14 and U-16 athletes selected for the 2019 AAU Junior Olympic Games!


Sophia Abate
(Tabernacle, N.J.)

Sofia Acosta (Malvern, Pa.)

Lucy Adams (Andover, Mass.)

Tessa Albrecht (Norwalk, Conn.)

Ellen Almeida (West Chester, Pa.)

Laine Ambrose (Westport, Conn.)

Tyler Argilagos (Rumson, N.J.)

Maria Armaganian (Concord, N.H.)

Ashley Arnold (Hummelstown, Pa.)

Ella Barbacci (Harvey S Lake, Pa.)

Emily Barker (Columbus, Ohio)

Candela Barletti (Pembroke Pines, Fla.)

Sophia Baxter (Sykesville, Md.)

Zoe Bormet (Ann Arbor, Mich.)

Brenna Bough (Whitney Point, N.Y.)

Morgan Bradford (Delmar, Del.)

Maci Bradford (Delmar, Del.)

Clare Brennan (Summit, N.J.)

Skyler Brown (Poquoson, Va.)

Shelby Bumgarner (Pasadena, Md.)

Abigail Burnett (Zionsville, Pa.)

Dempsey Campbell (Saunderstown, R.I.)

Charlotte Casiraghi (Wilton, Conn.)

Ria Chhina (Leesburg, Va.)

Abigail Chun (Fairfax Station, Va.)

Rease Coleman (Manorville, N.Y.)

Vasiliki Constantine (Fredericksburg, Va.)

Samantha Crochetiere (Hampton Falls, N.H.)

Camryn Crook (Somerset, Mass.)

Brynn Crouse (Dillsburg, Pa.)

Erika Culp (Morgantown, Pa.)

Sloan Davidson (Houston, Texas)

Isabella Delnegro (Sterling, Mass.)

Alexa Derr (Annville, Pa.)

Abygail Deverka (Houston, Texas)

Carly Dimock (South Yarmouth, Mass.)

Grace Donahue (Wellesley, Mass.)

Aiden Drabick (Malvern, Pa.)

Elana Eisenberg (Los Altos, Calif.)

Cameron Evans (Norfolk, Va.)

Maya Everett (Arnold, Md.)

Sophia Everett (San Diego, Calif.)

Tyler Everslage (Louisville, Ky.)

Nina Faupel (Chelsea, Mich.)

Alana Fields (Louisville, Ky.)

Emily Fleming (Johnstown, N.Y.)

Elle Freedman (Chapel Hill, N.C.)

Katherine Fricke (Medford, N.J.)

Ella Gaitan (Belvidere, N.J.)

Alexa Ganocy (Calabasas, Calif.)

Sophia Ganocy (Calabasas, Calif.)

Mia Garber (Lyndell, Pa.)

Hanke Govaert (Rye, N.Y.)

Mackenzie Hall (Oceanside, Calif.)

Lana Hamilton (Odenton, Md.)

Ashley Hart (Marblehead, Mass.)

Kelsey Heltzel (Dillsburg, Pa.)

Rachel Herbine (Macungie, Pa.)

Greta Hinke (Mequon, Wisc.)

Josie Hollamon (Delmar, Del.)

Haley Holland (Virginia Beach, Va.)

Megan Joel (Chatham, N.J.)

Tyler Kennedy (Houston, Texas)

Olivia Kirkpatrick (Annville, Pa.)

Kinley Koch (Portsmouth, Va.)

Maggie Kondrath (Dowingtown, Pa.)

Julianne Kopec (West Long Beach, N.J.)

Amy Lanouette (Windham, N.H.)

Isabelle Larimore (Fredericksburg, Va.)

Rebecca Lawn (Pasadena, Md.)

Isabella Leese (Moorestown, N.J.)

Erin Little (Acton, Mass.)

Emerson Loftis (Glen Allen, Va.)

Sarah Lopez (Moorpark, Calif.)

Natalie Machiran (Ellicott City, Md.)

Sydney Mandato (Telford, Pa.)

Megan Maransky (Blue Bell, Pa.)

Samantha Maresca (Mamaroneck, N.Y.)

Ella Martin (Louisville, Ky.)

Grace Anne McCooey (Rumson, N.J.)

Meghan McGinley (Plymouth, Pa.)

Erin McGuinness (Rutland, Mass.)

Olivia McKenna (Northport, N.Y.)

Hannah McKenney (Norridgewock, Maine)

Tara McNally (Marmora, N.J.)

Hannah Merritt (Halfmoon, N.Y.)

Ava Mickel (Lutherville, Md.)

Ava Moore (Southamption, N.J.)

Emmalee Moore (Macedon, N.Y.)

Klara Mueffelman (Riverside, Conn.)

Puja Nanjappa (Ellicott City, Md.)

Katherine Nemec (Darien, Conn.)

Molly Nye (Weston, Mass.)

Kerry O’Donnell (Lansdale, Pa.)

Riley O’Donnell (Lansdale, Pa.)

Jillian Orcutt (Atco, N.J.)

Madison Orsi (Dowingtown, Pa.)

Haley Palmer (Owings Mills, Md.)

Sophia Parker (New Hope, Pa.)

Finley Payne (Virginia Beach, Va.)

Lexi Pellegrino (Westwood, Mass.)

Madelynne Perkins (Winthrop, Maine)

Tegan Poerio (Pittsburg, Pa.)

Faye Post (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.)

Cassidy Puleo (Valencia, Calif.)

Payton Rahn (Orange, Conn.)

Christina Rawa (Garnet Valley, Pa.)

Kelsey Reviello (Colonial Beach, Va.)

Sarah Rigual (Fredericksburg, Va.)

Callie Rogers (Richmond, Va.)

Tegan Samuelson (San Diego, Calif.)

Sophia Schoonmaker (Stone Ridge, N.Y.)

Emma Schwarz (Kennett Square, Pa.)

Abigail Shim (Charlottesville, Va.)

Hala Silverstein (Glenwood, Md.)

Mia Smith (Yorktown Heights, N.Y.)

Christina Solomen (Medford, N.J.)

Lanie Stem (Easton, Pa.)

Abigail Taylor (Cary, N.C)

Bailey Tietz (Macungie, Pa.)

Ava Tilger (Moorestown, N.J.)

Ellie Todd (Wellesley, Mass.)

Madison Tambroni (State College, Pa.)

Emma Rose Van Der Veen (Exton, Pa.)

Kinsey Waddell (Louisville, Ky.)

Olivia Warchol (West Chester, Pa.)

Ella Wareham (Elm Grove, Wisc.)

Emma Watchilla (Kingston, Pa.)

Melea Weber (Macungie, Pa.)

Gia Whalen (Paoli, Pa.)

Gracie Wilkerson (Stafford, Va.)

Payton Wilson (Chesapeake, Va.)

Cameron Wiseman (Ann Arbor, Mich.)

Sophia Worst (East Islip, N.Y.)

Julianne Zunic (Johnson City, N.Y.)

Rylee Zunic (Johnson City, N.Y.)