by Kathleen Harte Simone Philafieldhockey Founder & Editor
Philafieldhockey is pleased to announce the 3rd annual PhilaFH Sr. All-Star Game featuring the best of the best seniors from 113 area high schools in 17 leagues. This highly anticipated and celebrated event will showcase sixty-two field players, selected by area coaches, and the top six senior goalkeepers, based on statistics. Philafieldhockey is pleased to have Longstreth as our sponsor again this year.
Rosters for Team Liberty and Team Freedom will be released on Philafieldhockey.com on Wednesday, November 8 at 8:00 p.m.
The PhilaFH Sr. All-Star Game will be held on Sunday, November 19, (the day after the PIAA State Finals) at 9:45 a.m. at Spooky Nook Sports, Manheim, Pa., on the USA Field Hockey indoor AstroTurf. The modified game format will include two 45-minute halves, allowing each player about 30 minutes of play time. There will be a running clock and five-minute halftime.
The PhilaFH Senior All-Star Game will include an all-star staff; coaches names will be released next week.
Although there is no title at stake, this game is promised to be a fiery match with highly skilled and competitive athletes leaving it all on the field for the last time as high school players.
Field hockey fans: There is no admission fee so come out and see the best of the best Phila-area seniors from 17 leagues in action!