Athens Wins U-16 National Futures Championship

by USA Field Hockey

LANCASTER, Pa. – June 29, 2015 – At Spooky Nook Sports in Lancaster, Pa. the National Futures Championship finished out another age division as the U-16 group concluded today.

After a stormy, windy first day, the U-16 Division proceeded with great play for the reign to hoist the championship trophy. Competitive pool play lead to promising crossovers as the top four teams going into the finals were Oslo, St. Moritz, Athens and London.

Congratulations to the following medalists and award recipients:

Barbara Longstreth Award for Sportsmanship: Cortina coached by Kaitlyn Perrelle

Third Place: London coached by Torrie Albini

Second Place: St. Moritz coached by Bill Pullin

First Place: Athens coached by Shannon Taylor