Pennridge Field Hockey Preview


Coach:  Nikki Thren (2nd year)

Assistant coach:  Brittany Hansrote (1st year)

Last year’s record:  0-12-2 SOL, 4-12-2

Notable losses:  Amanda Perricone (Goalie – attending and playing at Suny Cortland), Jenna Anderson (Mid/Back), Julie Matz (Back)

Key returnees:  Sarah Yerk (Sr., Forward/Mid), Brooke Labs (Jr., Mid), Kelly Wolff (Soph., Mid/Back), Madison Reiss (Soph., Back)

Others to watch:  Kelly Herd (Sr., Forward), Emily Kaempf (Sr., Forward), Hayley Purcell (Sr., Back), Melissa Herd (Soph., Mid)

Strengths:  “We have a number of returning players who have been playing together. They have an unfaltering willingness to work hard in order to continue making progress in becoming more successful.”

Question marks:  Replacing a first team all-league goals. Putting all the pieces together.

Outlook: “After playing together throughout the offseason, the Rams are looking to continue to build on the progress they made last year and improve their league record.”