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Paris 2024: Meet Ashley Sessa

With the start of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games rapidly approaching, get to know the athletes named to the U.S. Olympic Women's Field Hockey Team.

  • About Ashley

    Jersey Number: 3

    Position: Forward

    Hometown: Schwenksville, Pa.

    Began Playing: 2008

    Joined USWNT: 2020

    High School: Episcopal Academy

    Club Team: WC Eagles

    College: Northwestern University

    Major: Undecided

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    Best Words of Advice

    "Everything happens for a reason."

  • World Championship Experience
    • Gold - 2023 Junior Pan American Championship (St. Michael, Barbados)
    • Gold - 2021 Indoor Pan American Cup (Spring City, Pa.)
    • Silver - 2024 FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifier (Ranchi, India)
    • Silver - 2023 Pan American Games (Santiago, Chile)
    • Bronze - 2021 Junior Pan American Championship (Santiago, Chile)
    • 4th - 2022 Pan American Cup (Santiago, Chile)
    • 8th - 2021 Junior World Cup (Potchefstroom, South Africa)
    • 9th - 2023-24 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
    • 9th - 2022-23 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
    • 9th - 2021-22 FIH Pro League (worldwide)
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  • Personal Accolades
    • 2024 FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifier (Ranchi, India) - Player of the Match against Japan
    • 2023 Pan American Elite Team
    • 2021 Indoor Pan American Cup (Spring City, Pa.) - Most Valuable Player of the Tournament Award
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  • Most memorable field hockey moment

    Being selected for the U.S. Olympic Women's Field Hockey Team

    Hidden Talent

    Is double jointed

    Fun Fact

    Used to be a baby model

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  • Favorite Vacation Spot

    Beach

    Favorite Past Times

    Shopping

    Favorite Pump-Up Song

    Pedro - Jaxomy, Agatino Romero & Raffaella Carrá

    Dream Job

    Interior Designer

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  • Parents

    Robert and Tracey Sessa

    Sibling(s)

    Has a brother, Anthony

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