CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Following annual tryout and some training camps, the U.S. Men’s and Women’s Masters Programs have finalized their rosters for the 2022 World Masters Hockey (WMH) World Cup being held in Cape Town, South Africa. Taking place October 1 to 10, USA is sending eight teams, men’s O-45, O-50, O-55 and O-55 Spirit of Masters, and women’s O-50, O-55, O-60 and O-65.
U.S. O-45 Men’s World Cup Roster
Alexander Armas (Charlotte, N.C.), TJ Bamrah (Santa Clara, Calif.), Federico Baudini (Doral, Fla.), Peter Buckingham (San Francisco, Calif.), Edward De Vries (Boston, Mass.), David Eddie (Somerville, Mass.), Damian Glennon (Berkeley, Calif.), Alan Golding (Washington, D.C.), Shawn Hindy (Moorpark, Calif.), Harry Labana (Mountain View, Calif.), Saran Mandair (San Jose, Calif.), Riyaz Mohamed (Scottsdale, Ariz.), Anuj Mubayi (Tempe, Ariz.), David Peel (Perry Hall, Md.), Jose Rodriguez (Miami, Fla.), Andre Sequin (San Francisco, Calif.), Sudhir Subbalah (Issaquah, Wash.), Joost Vlek (Seattle, Wash.)
The U.S. O-45 Men’s World Cup Team will be coached by Shiv Jagday (Coquitlam, B.C.) and managed by Bob Hindy
U.S. O-50 Men’s World Cup Roster
Muru Annamalai (North Tustin, Calif.), Sidharth Bansal (Chapel Hill, N.C.), Rino Bouwman (Ventura, Calif.), Manmohan Brar (Phoenix, Ariz.), Yadvindra Dhami (Sunnyvale, Calif.), Rajinder Goraya (Kent, Wash.), Ranjeet Khalsa (Union City, Calif.), Riaz Khan (Mission Viejo, Calif.), Damien Lanyon (Solana Beach, Calif.), Sau Thong Lee (Saint Johns, Fla.), Barry Merriman (Washington, D.C.), Angus Miller (Bedminster, N.J.), Marian Mueller (Barrington, R.I.), Hugo Mazzalupi (Wayne, Pa.), Jagpreet Sandhu (Walnut, Calif.), Sumarjit Singh (Phoenix, Ariz.), Michael Caddy (Drake, Colo.), Konix Varahoor (Windsor, Calif.)
The U.S. O-50 Men’s World Cup Team will be coached by Randall Hendricks (Cape Town, South Africa).
U.S. O-55 Men’s World Cup Roster
Adeel Agha (Thonotosassa, Fla.), Prashant Aji (San Jose, Calif.), Suresh Anand (Irvine, Calif.), Fernando Diez De Onate (Key Biscayne, Fla.), Joost Douwes (Stanwood, Wash.), Peter Jones (Stamford, Conn.), Bob Khosla (Phoenix, Ariz.), Amrit Kohli (Bethesda, Md.), Markus Krueger (Seattle, Wash.), Pradeep Menon (Cumming, Ga.), Robert Mercer (Cary, N.C.), Manuel Morales (Miami, Fla.), Gregory Pereira (Fulton, Md.), Jeremy Roberts (Beltsville, Md.), Roberto Sabella (Key Biscayne, Fla.), Parampal Singh (Macomb, Ill.), Vijay Singh (Tracy, Calif.), Ian Wagge (Scarborough, Maine)
The U.S. O-55 Men’s World Cup Team will be coached by Claus Buhs and Christoph Weber.
U.S. O-55 Men’s Spirit of Masters World Cup Roster
Amir Akhtar (Newcastle, Okla.), Harwinder Deol (American Canyon, Calif.), Rob Groot (Sterling, Va.), Khalid S. Hashmi (Granada Hills, Calif.), Richard Jagdeo (Cortland Manor, N.Y.), Matthew Licciardello (Fredericksburg, Va.), Arif Mahmud (Austin, Texas), Michael Merkx (Moorestown, N.J.), Malik Muzammal Akhtar (Owings Mills, Md.), Muhammad Siddiqui Asim (Arlington, Va.), Charanjit Singh (Keller, Texas), Karmjit Singh (Hayward, Calif.), Manu Singh (Cerritos, Calif.), Deepinder Singh Grewal (Fresno, Calif.), Sukhjit Singh Hundal (Litchfield Park, Ariz.), Jagtar Singh Sahota (Union City, Calif.)
The U.S. O-55 Men’s Spirit of Masters Team will be coached by Markus Krueger (Seattle, Wash.) in the interim.
The men had a successful three-day training camp in June in Philadelphia. They will have a few more sessions on both the East and West Coasts in the coming months as they prepare for the WMH Masters World Cup.
U.S. O-50 Women’s World Cup Roster
Clara Ambrose (Westport, Conn.), Jen Anderson (Owings Mills, Md.), Chantal Ayers (New Hill, N.C.), Jennifer Bandura (Boiling Springs, Pa.), Sandra Binder (Los Angeles, Calif.), Susan Elliott (Fountainville, Pa.), Melissa Emery (Big Sky, Mont.), Margaret Kelly (Needham, Mass.), Kelly Lawler (Philadelphia, Pa.), Nonna Mamedova (Fairfield, N.J.), Florencia Manero (Key Biscayne, Fla.), Laurel Martin (Baltimore, Md.), Lori Miller (Newsmantown, Pa.), Silvina Puccia (Woodland Hills, Calif.), Pamela Stuper (St. Petersburg, Fla.)
The U.S. O-50 Women’s World Cup Team will be coached by Lauren Crandall Liska (Sparks, Nev.) and managed by Laura Darling (Moorestown, N.J.).
U.S. O-55 Women’s World Cup Roster
Toni Arner (Quakertown, Pa.), Gabriela Cappanera (Miami, Fla.), Christine Couteau (San Jose, Calif.), Sophie Etienne (Lincoln, Mass.), Annie Fetter (Rutledge, Pa.), Kathy Frick (Doylestown, Pa.), Carol Gulija (Flemington, N.J.), Maria Keesling (Downingtown, Pa.), Laura Alejandra Mena (North Miami, Fla.), Kelly Setser (Louisville, Ky.), Sharon Siegel (Cape Eliz, Maine), Alison Smith (Highlands Park, Ill.), Nori Smith (Suwanee, Ga.), Stella Volpe (Blacksburg, Va.), Barb Wachowiak (Hamburg, N.Y.), Marina Winn (Chandler, Ariz.)
The U.S. O-55 Women’s World Cup Team will be coached by Laurel Martin (Baltimore, Md.) and managed by Kelly Mackinnon (Brooklyn, N.Y.).
U.S. O-60 Women’s World Cup Roster
Diane Angstadt (Middletown, Pa.), Laura Barton (Salida, Colo.), Sandra Chamberlain (Vancouver, Canada), Karen Croteau (Harpswell, Maine), Jane Cygan (Quakertown, Pa.), Michelle Finegan (Doylestown, Pa.), Trish Gitt (Lumberton, N.J.), Cathy Jackson (Wilmington, Del.), Pam Lester (Skillman, N.J.), Joanne Petkus (New Gloucester, Maine), Linda Polonsky (Hadley, Mass.), Pamela Sherry (Collegeville, Pa.), Cynthia Wetmore (Ithaca, N.Y.), Debra Wile (The Villages, Fla.), Josie Worthington (Owings Mills, Md.)
The U.S. O-60 Women’s World Cup Team will be coached by Stefanie Fee (Wayne, Pa.) and managed by Elzeth Hetzler (Mountain Home, Texas).
U.S. O-65 Women’s World Cup Roster
Deb Atkins (Quarryville, Pa.), Ishbel Dickens (Lummi Island, Wash.), Loretta DiPietro (New Haven, Conn.), Barbara Doran (Old Saybrook, Conn.), Dixie Erdman (Hummelstown, Pa.), Elizabeth Fukushima (Plainfield, Vt.), Sandra Galea-Martinez (Lakeside, Calif.), Alexandra Inglis (Silver Spring, Md.), Anne Keating (New York, N.Y.), Linda Kreiser (Middletown, Pa.), Lorraine Lewis (Bethesda, Md.), Susan Mota (Flemington, N.J.), Janet Powers (Rehoboth Beach, Del.), Patricia Rudy (Mill Hall, Pa.)
The U.S. O-65 Women’s World Cup Team will be coached by Emily Snowden (Bryn Mawr, Pa.) and managed by Denise Gobrecht (Lancaster, Pa.).
The U.S. Women’s Masters Teams have been meeting on a monthly basis, starting with the Beach Bash tournament in Milford, Del. on April 30 and May 1. Next, the teams played in the Shooting Stars Masters tournament in Northampton, Mass. on June 11 and 12. On June 25 and 26, the teams reconvened for a training weekend at Ursinus College, and trained again during the weekend of July 23 and 24 at the same location.
For more information on the Cape Town WMH World Cup, visit the event page and check out the Masters Website.