2020 NIT Wraps Up with U-16 Girls Division this Weekend

Feb. 26, 2020, 12:55 p.m. (ET)

LANCASTER, Pa. – February 26, 2020 - Two weekends down, one to go! 162 teams across 27 pools are ready to storm the courts at Spooky Nook Sports in Lancaster, Pa. this weekend for the U-16 Girls Sheetz National Indoor Tournament (NIT), presented by YOLO Sportswear. Taking place February 28 to March 1, this year’s U-16 Girls NIT is bigger than ever and will cap off an action-packed month of indoor field hockey. With plenty happening around the courts, USA Field Hockey would like to highlight key sources of information on how to stay up-to-date this weekend.

2020 National Indoor Tournament Event Program
All the latest NIT information in one place. From rosters to updated schedules, results, attending colleges and vendor information, the best way to stay informed is through the official NIT Event Program. Attendees are highly encouraged to bookmark the Event Program by clicking here on their mobile device. The program can also be accessed two ways on the main page of usafieldhockey.com. You can click the three horizontal lines in the upper left hand corner, then Events followed by National Indoor Tournament, or by clicking on the Event Program icon like the image below. This link will also be periodically posted on the USA Field Hockey Twitter page.



All NIT participants are encouraged to share their field hockey-filled weekend with USA Field Hockey on social media by using the hashtag #NIT2020. Fans can also tag @USAFieldHockey on Twitter and Instagram Story for a chance to be featured.


USA Field Hockey Tent and Larry Amar Family Fund
Right next to Vendor Village will be the USA Field Hockey table. Staff will be available to answer questions and will also be selling stickers and magnets to honor Olympian and U.S. National Teams Manager Larry Amar, who passed away last month. The design was created by Larry’s stepdaughter, Riley, to honor and remember him and for others to enjoy. Stickers and magnetscost $3.00 each, with cash and credit card accepted. All proceeds will go directly toward the Larry Amar Family Fund.

Next Level Video
Leave the camera and tripod at home this weekend! Athletes and parents do not need to worry about capturing the best plays as Next level Video (NLV) will be filming every moment of every game. Use NLV to help create your own recruiting video or let them do the editing for you with one of their highlight packages. Click here to view all packages.

Action Shots for Sale
Want the perfect action shot of your athlete competing in the NIT? USA Field Hockey's event photographer Mark Palczewski will be roaming the courts at Spooky Nook Sports to capture U-16 Girls playing their best throughout the weekend. Only a small sample of photos will be highlighted in a recap photo gallery, with more high-quality images available to purchase for both print or digital files.

A purchase gallery of this past weekend’s U-10 and U-12 Co-Ed NIT can be viewed by clicking here. For a purchase gallery of the U-14 Girls NIT, click here.


USA Field Hockey would like to welcome all of this year’s athletes, coaches, umpires and supporting fans to the 2020 U-16 Girls NIT! Above all, enjoy yourselves and have fun each and every day!


*Note: A parking fee of $5.00 per vehicle at Spooky Nook Sports will be charged daily, per vehicle for all parking at Spooky Nook Sports. This includes a shuttle ride from the South lot. Parking in the Spooky Nook lot will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. All payment for parking will be processed at the Guest Services Oval, which is located just inside the entrance to the Spooky Nook Sports facility. Satellite parking will also be available in lots located a few miles from the facility. Shuttles will run throughout the day and will be available to return participants to the satellite lot.