Unbelievably we are at our LAST weekend of training. This is a busy weekend!
Training in Boston and Mansfield and Worcester for all levels is as scheduled!
The U12 Jackals and U19 Blue and Green are in Lancaster and Richmond respectively at the National Indoor Tournament. You can follow their progress by downloaded the USFH app. On the lefthand side is a menu with NIT. From there, you can download the tournament app (one for each location), choose the Cape Ann Team (Jackals, Blue or Green) to follow, and see their results at the weekend goes along! Follow us on Facebook to see pictures of the teams as well!
The Jackals are coached by Maya Herm and are competing in the U12 NIT at Spook Nook Sports in Lancaster, PA. Check out their roster and schedule below!
Friday 2:45pm Court 3 Central Penn Elite v Cape Ann Jackals
Friday 5:00pm Court 6 Cape Ann Jackals v 757 FHC
Saturday 12:45pm Court 1 Cape Ann Jackals v Jersey Elite White
Saturday 2:15pm Court 2 Little Firestyx II v Cape Ann Jackals
Sunday 7:30am Court 5 Central Penn Elite v Cape Ann Jackals
U19/Open/Boys NIT @ Richmond, VA
The Blue team is coached by Chris and Meg. This is a group of mixed grades and will be competing in Pool C in Richmond – the third highest pool at the tournament. Some highlights from this group throughout the indoor season were their 2nd Place finish at NIQs, and their only loss of the tournament coming in the finals to powerhouse Northeast Elite. Sophomore Caitlin Little currently leads the team in goals with 15 and 8th grade goalkeeper Piper Hampsch has a season save percentage of 0.693.The schedule and roster are listed below.
Piper Hampsch – GK – 2020
Linsey Ross – Mid – 2019
Rachel Perry – Fwd – 2019
Michaela Vail – Fwd – 2018
Caitlin Little – Back/Mid – 2018
Riley Burns – Back – 2018
Anna Kaneb – Fwd – 2017
Kathryn Doorley – Fwd – 2017
Grace Pendergast – GK – 2017
Megan Burke (c) – Back – 2017
Friday 2:45pm Court 5 Cape Ann Blue v Philly Hockey Club
Friday 6:30pm Court 6 FSC Falcons v Cape Ann Blue
Saturday 4:30pm Court 1 Cape Ann Blue v Coyotes Pink
Saturday 6:45pm Court 6 WC Eagles XI v Cape Ann Blue
Sunday 2:15pm Court 2 Aim Orange v Cape Ann Blue
The Green team is also coach by Chris and Meg. This team is a group of our seniors who are competing in the final NIT of their career in Pool H. The group averages 2.8 GPG and finished 4th at the Mount Holyoke Qualifier on December 20th. Their schedule and roster/college commitments are listed below.
Emma Bartle – Fwd/Mid – St. Anselm’s
Allyson Conlin – Back- TBD
Hannah Cregg – Fwd – UVA
Annie Croke – Fwd – Holy Cross
Colleen Francis – Back – Franklin & Marshal
Miranda Grundy – GK – Bryant
Maya Haigis – Mid/Fwd – Rochester
Erica Hootstein (c) – Back – Northwestern
Taylor Long – Fwd – Stonehill
Friday 5:00pm Court 8 Cape Ann Green v Rampage Platinum
Friday 9:30pm Court 2 PA Power v Cape Ann Green
Saturday 2:15pm Court 6 Cape Ann Green v CFC Everest
Saturday 6:00pm Court 2 WC Eagles III v Cape Ann Green
Sunday 2:15pm Court 5 Bluegrass Elite v Cape Ann Green
Open Team – Misfits
While down there coaching with Cape Ann Meg will be playing in the Women’s Division on team Misfits. There are 4 teams in total so the Misfits will be playing 3 round robin games and 2 crossovers. We wish her the best of luck while representing Cape Ann on the courts!
Last but not least we have 3 more members participating at NITs. Coaches Nick and Nate will be playing for the U21 ECHP Team in the Men’s Division while current player Colin Hennessey will be playing on the U17 ECHP 1 team in the U17 Boy’s Division. Owner/Director Chris Pothier will be on staff for both teams.
Please help us wish all of these athletes the best of luck during the next 3 days. We look forward to them representing Cape Ann on a National Level!
Go Cape Ann!