NEXT UP: Spring Field Hockey

 

With the indoor season coming to an end this past weekend, we move into the spring outdoor season.  Here is an overview of the major upcoming events: 

 

1) USA FIELD HOCKEY FUTURES PROGRAM

The Futures Program is USA Field Hockey's Olympic Development Program.  This spring nearly 5,000 High School athletes from around the country will participate in training programs in their regions. Following the 27 hour training program, athletes will participate in Regional Futures Tournaments with the chance of being selected to the summer's National Futures Championship (June 22-29 @Nook- Lancaster, PA).  Learn More about the Futures Program

2016 REGIONAL FUTURES TOURNAMENTS
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NORTHEAST REGION
U14 & U16 May 7th @UMass- Lowell
U19 May 8th @UMass- Lowell       
 
REGION 4: NEW YORK
U16 May 7th @Syracuse University
U14 & U19 May 8th @Syracuse University
 
REGION 5: PENNSYLVANIA
U16 May 7th @Nook
U14 & U19 May 8th @Nook
 
REGION 6: NEW JERSEY
U16 May 14th @Mercer County Community College 
U14 & U19 May 15th @Mercer County Community College
 
REGION 7: CHESAPEAKE (MD, DE, DC)
U16 May 14th @American University
U14 & U19 May 15th @American University
 
REGION 8: SOUTH (VA, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, LA, AR, MS)
U14 & U19 May 7th @Duke University
U16 May 8th @Duke University
 
REGION 9: GREAT LAKES (MI, OH, IN, KY, WV, TN, PITT & SURROUNDING AREA) 
U14, U16, U19 May 14th or 15th @Ohio State University
 
REGION 10: CENTRAL (WI, IL, MO, KS, IA, TX, OK, CO, ND, SD, MN, NE)
U16 May 14th @St. Louis Soccer Park
U14 & U19 May 15th @St. Louis Soccer Park
 
REGION 11: WEST (CA, OR, WA, AZ, ID, MT, NM, WY, UT, NV)
U16 May 7th @University of the Pacific
U14 & U19 May 8th @University of the Pacific

 

 


2) JUNIOR PREMIER OUTDOOR LEAGUE (JPOL)

The JPOL is a USA Field Hockey sanctioned competitive outdoor club league that runs from April through June.  Teams compete within their regions in an 11v11 format.   Learn More about the JPOL

 

2016 JPOLS & COMPETING TEAMS

REGION 5: PENNSYLVANIA
U16 East Coast, Electric Surge, FSC, Horizon, PA Elite, Philly HC, Souderton Strikers, Xcalibur
U19 Alley Cats, East Coast, Electric Surge, FSC, Horizon, Philly HC, XCalibur

COMPETITION DATES

Sunday, April 10, 2016 @ Maple Zone
Sunday, April 17, 2016 @ Maple Zone
Sunday, April 24, 2016 @ Maple Zone
Sunday, May 1, 2016 @ Maple Zone
Sat & Sun, May 21 & 22, 2016 (U16 only) @ St. Joe’s University – Championships
Sat & Sun, June 4 & 5, 2016 (U19 only) @ St. Joe’s University – Championships

 
REGION 6: NEW JERSEY
U16 FC United, G-Force, Jersey Intensity, Lasting Legacy, Mid Jersey Knights, Princeton FHC, Rapid Fire Elite, Rye, South Jersey Edge, Total Dutch, UPRISE, Explosive
U19 FC United, G-Force, Jersey Intensity, Mid Jersey Knights, Princeton FHC, Quik Stix Elite, South Jersey Edge, Spirit of USA, Surf n Sand, Total Dutch, UPRISE, Xplosive

COMPETITION DATES

Sat, April 9 @ Rowan University
Sun, April 17 @ Rowan University
Sat, April 23 @ Rowan University
Sat, April 30 @ Rider University (U19 Only)
Sun, May 1 @ Rider University (U16 Only)
Sat May 21 @ Rowan University
Sun, May 22 @ Rowan University
Sun, June 5 @ Monmouth University- U-16 Championship
Sun, June 5 @ Princeton University- U-19 Championship

 
REGION 7: CHESAPEAKE
U16 Freedom HKY, Oranje-Gottaloveit!, SPark, The Gaels, TNT, Warhawks
U19 Freedom HKY, MMalik Stars, Oranje-Gottaloveit!, Southeast Storm, SPark, Storm Chasers, The Gaels

COMPETITION DATES

Saturday, April 9 @ Garrison Forest
Sunday, April 17 @ University of Delaware
Saturday, April 30 @ Severn School
Sunday, May 8 @ University of Delaware
Saturday, May 21 @ Garrison Forest
Sunday, May 22 @ University of Delaware
Saturday, June 11 @ Garrison Forest – Championship

 
REGION 8: SOUTH
U16 757, Capitol Pegasus, Charlotte Ambush, Hawks Premier, High Voltage, Metro HC, Nova Elite, Potomac Rapids, Rampage, Saints, TCOYO
U19 Capitol Pegasus, Focus, Hawks Premier, Nova Elite, Panthers United, Rampage, Saints, TCOYO

COMPETITION DATES

April 9 & 10 @ National Training Center, VA
May 21 & 22 @ River City Sportsplex, VA
June 11 & 12 @ National Training Center, VA- Championship

 
REGION 9/10: MIDWEST
U16 Aim, Bluegrass Premier, IFHCK, Milwaukee FHC, Pinnacle, Stealth, Windy City
U19 Aim, Bluegrass Premier, Fer de Lance, FH Life, IFHCK, Milwaukee, Pinnacle, Stealth, Windy City

COMPETITION DATES

Saturday & Sunday, April 9 –10 @ Miami University, Oxford, OH
Saturday & Sunday, April 30-May 1 @Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor, MI
Saturday & Sunday, May 21-22 @ Sportport, St. Louis, MO

 

 
U14: REGIONS 5/6/7/8
U14    Central Penn, FC United, Freedom HKY, Jersey Intensity, PA Elite, Philly HC, Potomac Rapids, South Jersey Edge, Storm Chasers, Total Dutch, UPRISE, XCalibur

COMPETITION DATES

April 16 @ Rowan University, NJ
April 23 @ Garrison Forest School, MD
April 30 @ Maple Zone, PA
May 8 @ Univ. of Delaware, DE
May 21 @ Total Turf, NJ
June 4 @ Maple Zone, PA – Championship

 


3) REGIONAL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Regional Club Championships are USA Field Hockey's outdoor regional championships and the qualifying events for the summer's National Club Championships.  These events are 11v11 and include the U14, U16 and U19 age groups.  Visit the official RCC Site for More Information

National Club Championships:
U14: July 7-9 @Nook (Lancaster, PA)
U16: July 10-12 @ Nook (Lancaster, PA)
U19: July 13-15 @Nook (Lancaster, PA)

 

2016 REGIONAL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS
REGIONS 1-4
U14   May 21-22 @ Seacoast United Outdoor Complex (Epping, NH)
U16 June 4-5 @ Brown University (Providence, RI)
U19 May 14-15 @ Brown University (Providence, RI)
 
REGION 5
U14 May 28-29 @ The Training Center (Pottstown, PA)
U16 June 4-5 @ The Training Center (Pottstown, PA)
U19 May 21-22 @ Spooky Nook Sports (Manheim, PA)
 
REGION 6
U14 TBD
U16 TBD
U19 TBD
 
REGION 7
U14 April 2-3 @ Troy Park (Elkridge, MD)
U16 May 21-22 @ John Carroll School (Bel Air, MD)
U19 April 2-3 @ Troy Park (Elkridge, MD)
 
REGION 8
U14 April 23-24 @ Matthews Sports Complex (Matthews, NC)
U16 June 4-5 @ The Regional Training Center (Virginia Beach, VA)
U19 April 30-May 1 @ The Regional Training Center (Virginia Beach, VA) 
 
REGIONS 9-11
U14 June 4-5 @ International Sport Port (Maryland Heights, MO)
U16 June 4-5 @ International Sport Port (Maryland Heights, MO)
U19 June 4-5 @ International Sport Port (Maryland Heights, MO)

 

 


4) SPRING TOURNAMENTS, PLAYDAYS & CLINICS

A number of college field hockey programs and independent tournament organizers host spring playdays and tournaments, many of which are 7v7 format.  Colleges host a lot of combo events- 7v7 play day with a clinic, etc.

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