Franklin & Marshall field hockey reinforced its position as one of Division III’s top programs after a dominating season, tallying an 18-4, 9-1 Centennial Conference (CC) record, winning the CC Championship for the first time since 2012 and earning the program’s first Final Four appearance since 1983.
Franklin & Marshall field hockey’s coaching staff was named as the Regional Coaching Staff of the Year for the South Region by the NFHCA on Thursday afternoon. The honor is the first post-season accolade for first-year head coach Kaitlyn Eager.
Franklin & Marshall field hockey’s Erin Coverdale and Annie Horsley were named to the Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-America Team and Synapse Sports All-America Team this week. Coverdale received First Team distinction on each list and Horsley was named to the Third Team for both squads. The honors make the duo the 32nd and 33rd players in program history to earn All-America status, and marks the seventh consecutive season that the Diplomats had at least one player named All-American.
Franklin & Marshall’s Erin Coverdale was named the Longstreth/NFHCA Division III Regional Player of the Year for the South Region on Thursday afternoon. Coverdale is the first player in program history to receive the award since its inception in 2009 and the fifth Centennial Conference (CC) player to be honored.
Franklin & Marshall’s Erin Coverdale, Annie Horsley, and Sarah Schannauer were named to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-Region squads. Coverdale and Horsley were named to the first-team while Schannauer earned second-team honors. This is the second year in a row for Horsley to be named to the first team. Both Coverdale and Schannauer are receiving the award for the first time.
Franklin & Marshall is in the NCAA postseason for the 11th time in the history of the program and the fourth consecutive year. The Diplomats highest finish in the tournament came in 1981 when F&M fell to Trenton State 2-0 in the Championship game.
Five Franklin & Marshall field hockey players grabbed spots on the 2017 All-Centennial Conference (CC) Team, announced on Tuesday. Erin Coverdale earned Offensive Player of the Year, as well as landed on the First Team. She was joined by Annie Horsley, who is one of only two to repeat from last year on the First Team. Sarah Schannauer, Sydney Cole, and Ilianna Santangelo were all named to the Second Team.
Franklin & Marshall is set to host Misericordia on Wednesday in the first round of the NCAA Field Hockey Tournament at 6:00 p.m. Tickets will cost $5 for adults and $3 for students with ID's, senior citizens and children.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 field hockey team downed Johns Hopkins 2-1 on Sunday afternoon to take home the Centennial Conference Championship title. This is the Diplomats’ first title since 2012. Sarah Schannauer was named the CC Tournament MVP.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 field hockey team delivered a decisive 3-1 victory over Ursinus in the Centennial Conference (CC) Semifinals on Friday afternoon. The last time the Diplomats beat the Bears twice in one season came in 2012.
Franklin & Marshall’s field hockey team concluded their regular season with a 13-3, 9-1 CC record to earn the program's seventh straight tournament appearance, securing the No. 2 seed. F&M is in search of its first CC Title since 2012 with a 4-1 win over Haverford.
Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 field hockey team (12-2, 9-0 CC) opens the week hosting No. 17 York for their annual Breast Cancer Awareness game. Though F&M has historically dominated the series, York has won the last two contests.
Franklin & Marshall's Annie Horsley and Sarah Schannauer were chosen to play in the 2017 Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA Division III Senior Game. The contest will be held at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Ky. on Saturday, Nov. 18. Game time is set for 5:00 p.m.
Franklin & Marshall's Annie Horsley was named the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week for field hockey, announced by the league office on Monday. The honor is the first of her career and the sixth of the season for the Diplomats.
Annie Horsley's two goals led Franklin & Marshall’s No. 13 field hockey team against Washington on Sunday afternoon for the 2-1 victory to maintain the top spot in the Centennial Conference (CC) standings.