Erin Matson

Position: Midfield

Hometown: Chadds Ford, PA

The youngest on the team, this field hockey star earned her pivotal spot on the National Team in 2017. Erin’s top career highlights include:

GOLD - 2017 World League Semifinals

Johannesburg, South Africa

SILVER - 2016 Women’s Junior Pan American Games

Trinidad & Tobago

BRONZE - 2017 Pan American Cup

Lancaster, PA

"Put the team above yourself. Also, understand that you will have to make sacrifices if you want to be the best - and be okay with that. Set a goal, never stop working to achieve it, and don’t let anything get in your way."


The U.S. Men’s National Team is based out of the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif. and coached by head coach Rutger Wiese. The squad had a full 2018 calendar including travel to Malaga, Spain for a 5 Nations Tournament and some friendly test matches.

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Field hockey is a fast paced sport filled with passionate, hard working athletes. USA Field Hockey is dedicated to developing the sport by giving players of all ages the opportunity to join teams and get involved. Whether you’re brand new to the sport, a student in college looking to stay involved or have an interest in becoming a coach or umpire, there are numerous teams and leagues to choose from! Become a part of the USA Field Hockey Family by joining a club near you.

Youth Girls

Players thrive in a welcoming environment, where each player is valued as a club member, and coached to maximize their talent and solidify their individual skills and game knowledge.

USA Field Hockey aims to provide many opportunities for a youth audience. Each club has a dedicated and experienced staff that focuses on skill development, game comprehension, teamwork and conditioning at the youth level.

Youth clubs provide the opportunity for young field hockey players to improve their skills and learn new ones in a competitive yet friendly environment.

Always with my family.

Youth Boys

Field hockey is a game played by boys and girls all over the world. Opportunities to play across the country for boys are increasing.

USA Field Hockey is continuously working to expand introductory to high level playing opportunities for boys. We recognize that the sport is not as easily accessible for boys, but we continue to work with our clubs, expand our events and increase our learn to play options for both genders. Use our tools to help you find your next training session or event.

Where every moment is our moment.


USA Field Hockey encourages field hockey coaches of all levels to become Coach Members and go through the Coaching Certification Program to become equipped with the most current, effective and engaging ways to teach their student athletes.

Whether coaching as a volunteer in a youth recreation program or at the club, middle school, high school or collegiate level, USA Field Hockey's educational offerings, tools and resources will inspire and provide opportunity, direction and support to help you reach your personal and professional goals.

Coaches play a very important role in not only teaching the game, but also in building discipline, self-esteem, confidence and passion for a sport. Coaches can be some of the most important and influential role models in kids’ lives demonstrating the value of teamwork, discipline and sacrifice.

Where we are one.


Benefits include eligibility to umpire in USA Field Hockey sanctioned events, complimentary FIH rulebooks, exclusive USA Field Hockey umpire insurance coverage...and more!

Umpire trainings and clinics are sprinkled throughout the county to assist field hockey enthusiasts beginning the exciting journey into umpiring. In guiding all levels of umpires to success on the pitch, these trainings and clinics supply learning tools and answer queries to support and grow umpiring in their region.

Where bonds are never broken.

Adult Clubs

USA Field Hockey's mission is to Grow the Game for girls and boys of all ages, the organization is working to expand adult playing opportunities at both the recreational and competitive levels. USA Field Hockey offers adult divisions for men and women at the annual National Hockey Festival in November and National Indoor Tournament in February. Join USA Field Hockey and play at any of these fun National Events!

Field hockey is a fun sport for all ages! Whether you are new to the sport or an experienced player, there are numerous teams & leagues that offer adult play for all skill levels.

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