promotes college, high school, middle school, club and youth field hockey in the Philadelphia area including Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties, as well as college players hailing from the area. We also cover USA Field Hockey athletes (National team, Junior National Teams, Indoor teams) from the Philadelphia area who comprise nearly a third of all USA national players.
Philafieldhockey.com posts daily on the website and/or twitter, facebook & instagram (@PhilaFH) 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Year-round posts include: college commitments; news; player and coach profiles; camp, clinic, tournament/showcase and training info and more. In the fall, we also post for all 113 Phila-area high schools and 19 colleges: same day scores and game recaps; schedules (college); Weekly Stat Leaders; and Players of Week in five categories.
In the fall of 2016, we will expand our coverage to include: Phila-area College Prospects; high school league pages with standings, photos, and stories; and middle school weekly game highlights.
Philafieldhockey.com also hosts numerous events including: Philafieldhockey.com Day, celebrating local hockey on all levels; the Philafieldhockey.com Senior All-Star Game (high school) and the Philafieldhockey.com Recruiting Seminar (every other year). In addition, we sponsor numerous field hockey events throughout the region.
The site was founded in 2014 by Kathleen Harte Simone, a seasoned marketing professional; lifetime suburban Philadelphia resident; former player, coach and field hockey mom; and avid field hockey fan!