Region 4 - New York
Region 4 Administrative Manager: Taylor Rideout
Taylor Rideout has been the USA Field Hockey Regional Manager for Region 3: Northeast since 2019. She graduated from Barrington High School and played at the University of New Hampshire. She has her USA Field Hockey Level 2 coaching accreditation and was an assistant coach at Siena College in 2016 and Dartmouth College in 2018. Taylor trained and coached within USA Field Hockey's Olympic Development Pathway Program, formerly known as Futures.
Region 4 Coach Manager: Kerry Kiddoo
Kerry Kiddoo has been part of USA Field Hockey in a coaching role since 2016. Formerly a Futures Level 1 Site Coach in Regions 7 and 8, she has also held various head and assistant National Futures Championship coaching positions in those respective regions, as well as a multi-year AAU Junior Olympic Games head coach. Kerry has been coaching collegiately at the Division I level for 7 years now, having held positions at Appalachian State, Delaware, and currently her alma mater, Hofstra. She currently holds a Level II Certification and resides in New York City.
Region 4 is unique as is consists of only the state of New York. It's one of just three USA Field Hockey single-state Regions, along with neighboring New jersey and Pennsylvania. New York has a rich history and tradition of field hockey and is home to many outstanding high school and college programs, as well as clubs that provide year-round indoor and outdoor playing opportunities for boys and girls. This region also has adult and Masters, who compete internationally in the 35+ age groups. From Buffalo to Long Island and everywhere in between, the north and south of field hockey is growing!
Please use the administrative manager as the main point of contact for questions around schedules, registration and other administrative needs. All questions from and around coaching Nexus or on field content should be directed to the coach manager.