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Informative First Day Jump Starts the 2019 USA Field Hockey Summit Weekend

March 15, 2019, 8:39 p.m. (ET)

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BALTIMORE - March 15, 2019 - The first day of the second annual USA Field Hockey Summit, presented by AstroTurf, wrapped up at the Lord Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, marking the beginning of a weekend full of education, inspiration and networking among the field hockey community. The day began with an educational session for coaches and club administrators from Dr. Matt Robinson, as well as umpire-centered programming led by USA Field Hockey’s Director of Umpiring Steve Horgan, USA Umpire Coach/Trainer Fran Corl and the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Officials Committee Ray O’Connor. The day was concluded with a Welcome and Networking Event, presented by espnW, and an opening address by USA Field Hockey's Chair of the Board of Directors Bree Gillespie, as well as AstroTurf’s Director of Field Hockey Andy Belles.


Check out some of the best moments captured on film from the first day of Summit, with plenty more to come over the next two days. A big thank you to everyone that has helped make Summit possible. Be sure to stay up-to-date with all of this weekend's discussion topics, speakers, information and more by viewing the official Summit Program and following USA Field Hockey on social media. #SummitFH2019