Philadelphia-Area Players Well Represented at AAU Junior Olympics
Jul 07, 2015adminUSAComments Off on Philadelphia-Area Players Well Represented at AAU Junior Olympics
Thirty-four Phila-area athletes were selected from a group of top players at the USA Field Hockey Futures Elite tournament last week to participate in the 2015 AAU Junior Olympic games. One-hundred and forty players, all Under-16, from across the US were selected for the JOs.
The AAU Junior Olympic Games, known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the United States, comprises more than 15,000 participants from all 50 United States and several US territories in 20+ sports. The 2015 Junior Olympic field hockey tournament will be will be held August 4-8 at the Virginia Beach Training Center, VA.
Congratulations to the Phila-area players:
Brie Barraco Sam Buzalewski Mya Christopher Mayv Clune Sam Davidson Lindsay Dickinson Riley Donnelly Claire Donovan Sophia Gladieux Nikki Freeman Makayla Gallen Gianna Glatz Olivia Graham Mary Harkins Katie Jean Kara McClure Olivia Kenny Erin Matson Molly McAndrew Kara McClure Anarose McDonough Marykate Neff Madison Orobono Taylor Orsi Abigail Pitcairn Erin Quinn Meghan Reese Meredith Ross Grace Royer Kelly Shulenberger Samantha Swart Jacqueline Van Der Veen Madison Woods Eleanor Winant
photo: 13-year old Sophia Gladieux (X-Calibur FHC) will play in the 2015 AAU Junior Olympics