Due to the predicted forecast set to hit Spartanburg, S.C. because of Hurricane Ian, the South Carolina State Chapter Showcase Day has been canceled.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – On Saturday, October 1, the South Carolina State Chapter is hosting a Showcase Day, filled with field hockey activities in Spartanburg, S.C.! Taking place at Converse University, the day will start with a high school game, feature an in-state college matchup, and conclude with a Discover Field Hockey clinic.
“We couldn’t be more excited for the day that has come together for the first South Carolina State Chapter Showcase Day,” said Kim Keever, South Carolina State Chapter President. “After the great success that the Michigan State Chapter showed during the 2021 NCAA Division I Championship weekend, we knew we had to do something similar to help grow the game in South Carolina.”
11:00 am ET | High School Game
To kick off the day, Ardery Kell High School from Charlotte, N.C. will travel to take on in-state team Christ Church Episcopal School at 11:00 p.m. ET at Converse University. Admission is free.
2:00 pm ET | College Game
Next, two in-state Division II teams will play when Limestone faces Converse at 2:00 p.m. ET. Don’t miss the excitement of these South Carolina teams got head-to-head. Following the game, at roughly 4:00 p.m. ET, there will be autographs with the athletes.
4:30 pm ET | Discover Field Hockey Clinic
To round out the day, a Discover Field Hockey Clinic will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET at Converse University. This is a 90-minute introductory clinic, delivered by local programs and coaches, for boys and girls ages 3 to 18 who have never participated in field hockey previously or have had limited exposure to the sport. Registration is $30 and all participants receive a field hockey stick, practice balls, t-shirt, drawstring bag and an introductory membership. Click here to register.
More excitement will be confirmed in the coming weeks and shared with the public.