Advertisement
HomeCollectionsField Hockey Coach
IN THE NEWS

Field Hockey Coach

FEATURED ARTICLES
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and The Baltimore Sun | December 8, 2012
Ginger Kincaid Glenelg It took 34 years of coaching for Kincaid to raise a championship trophy at Glenelg. But once she got that first one, there has been no stopping her. Kincaid coached the Gladiators to a third straight Class 2A state championship and a 17-1 record this season. They finished 18-1 and 19-1 during the past two championship seasons, respectively. This season, Kincaid had one of her best coaching performances, finding a way to absorb the losses of two-time All-Metro Player of the Year Alyssa Parker (114 goals, 108 assists in her career)
ARTICLES BY DATE
SPORTS
By Rich Scherr, For The Baltimore Sun | December 14, 2013
Coach of the year Leslee Brady Archbishop Spalding Not thought of by many as a top contender entering this season, Brady's Cavaliers came together to accomplish a program first - winning the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference title. Despite fielding just five seniors and starting a freshman in goal, Spalding finished 15-1 in the ultra-competitive conference and 21-1 overall, including 13 shutouts. The team capped its season with a 2-1 overtime win against McDonogh in the championship game at Goucher College.
Advertisement
SPORTS
By Rich Scherr, For The Baltimore Sun | December 14, 2013
Coach of the year Leslee Brady Archbishop Spalding Not thought of by many as a top contender entering this season, Brady's Cavaliers came together to accomplish a program first - winning the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference title. Despite fielding just five seniors and starting a freshman in goal, Spalding finished 15-1 in the ultra-competitive conference and 21-1 overall, including 13 shutouts. The team capped its season with a 2-1 overtime win against McDonogh in the championship game at Goucher College.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee and The Baltimore Sun | December 8, 2012
Ginger Kincaid Glenelg It took 34 years of coaching for Kincaid to raise a championship trophy at Glenelg. But once she got that first one, there has been no stopping her. Kincaid coached the Gladiators to a third straight Class 2A state championship and a 17-1 record this season. They finished 18-1 and 19-1 during the past two championship seasons, respectively. This season, Kincaid had one of her best coaching performances, finding a way to absorb the losses of two-time All-Metro Player of the Year Alyssa Parker (114 goals, 108 assists in her career)
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee, The Baltimore Sun | December 10, 2011
Ashley Fishell-Shaffer Sparrows Point For the Pointers to win their first Baltimore County divisional championship, they had to be nearly perfect within Division 2. At 9-0 they were, thanks to what they learned from their coach: mental toughness, a positive attitude, and the knowledge that if they didn't win, "it was just a game and the sun would come up tomorrow. " It was a lesson that life had taught Fishell-Shaffer, 29, who lost a baby at the start of the 2010 season because of a genetic defect and had a miscarriage last April.
SPORTS
By Edward Lee and Edward Lee,SUN STAFF | December 23, 1999
Westminster field hockey coach Brenda Baker, one of the most successful coaches in Carroll County history, confirmed that she is stepping down after 22 years of coaching -- 18 with the Owls.Baker, who will continue teaching physical education at the school, said she is retiring to spend more time with her sons, Zach and Scott, the latter a South Carroll cross-country runner."I was kind of torn," Baker said, between seeing him compete and her team. "In the end, I had to go with the one I'm going to be with for the rest of my life."
NEWS
By Steven Kivinski and Steven Kivinski,Staff writer | July 12, 1991
Veteran field hockey coach Lil Shelton stood on the crest of a hill overlooking the playing fields at Severna Park Middle School Wednesday morning and reveled at the site below."
SPORTS
By Rick Belz and Kevin Van Valkenburg and Rick Belz and Kevin Van Valkenburg,SUN STAFF | November 13, 2001
Long Reach field hockey coach Kelly Snyder said yesterday she is stepping down after six seasons, two county championships and two trips to the state finals to spend more time with her family. Snyder's team compiled a 14-3 record and won the county title this season but lost to Mount Hebron in the region finals. Before coming to Long Reach, she coached six seasons at Meade, where she played as a high school student. Snyder's second child, Riley, was born in June. Her husband, Jeremy, is the head boys basketball coach at Glenelg.
SPORTS
By Gary Lambrecht and Gary Lambrecht,Staff Writer | November 18, 1992
Like many successful coaches, Mount Hebron field hockey coach Jeanette Ireland would rather divert attention to her players."The turnout was tremendous this year, and [field hockey] camp attendance has increased the last two years," said Ireland, The Baltimore Sun's Howard County Field Hockey Coach of the Year. "It's been fun. The kids have been great."So has Ireland, since she arrived three seasons ago to take over a program that had been presumed dead. Hebron was coming off a 1-10 season and had gone several years without a victory over a county opponent.
SPORTS
By Roch Eric Kubatko and Roch Eric Kubatko,Staff Writer | November 18, 1992
Mary Pat Bozel never set a winning record as a goal during her first two seasons as field hockey coach at Archbishop Spalding. Just being competitive, maybe even reaching .500, would have sufficed.But not any more. Before this season, she decided that coming close no longer counted. This is field hockey, after all, not horseshoes."These were my three-year kids," she said. "I knew they had potential their freshman year. And a lot of the kids who had gotten used to losing were gone. These kids really wanted to win, so I kind of knew they were going to do it."
SPORTS
By Mike Klingaman, The Baltimore Sun | June 22, 2012
Lil Shelton discovered them tucked away in a cardboard box, on a dusty shelf in her old office last week at Severna Park High. Inside the box was a musty pile of girls athletic uniforms, circa 1973. Oh, the memories. "All three of the school's girls teams wore those same uniforms back then. They just passed [the outfits] around, from season to season, from volleyball to basketball to softball," Shelton said. "They were heavy, one-piece cotton uniforms, with zippers up the back and navy-blue mandarin [stand-up]
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee | June 11, 2012
The St. Mary's field hockey team will have a new coach this fall, as Shannon La Vigne Dickey takes over. "I'm so excited about this," Dickey said. "I think this is going to be great. I've met most of the girls and they seem very positive, warm and eager for more instruction. " Dickey, 30, is a University of Virginia graduate. She was recruited for the Cavaliers field hockey program out of Frank W. Cox High School in Virginia Beach, Va. While there, she coached summer camps.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee, The Baltimore Sun | December 10, 2011
Ashley Fishell-Shaffer Sparrows Point For the Pointers to win their first Baltimore County divisional championship, they had to be nearly perfect within Division 2. At 9-0 they were, thanks to what they learned from their coach: mental toughness, a positive attitude, and the knowledge that if they didn't win, "it was just a game and the sun would come up tomorrow. " It was a lesson that life had taught Fishell-Shaffer, 29, who lost a baby at the start of the 2010 season because of a genetic defect and had a miscarriage last April.
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee | November 18, 2011
Severna Park coach Lil Shelton watched her field hockey team celebrate its 20th state championship Saturday and wondered out loud, “How can I leave them? It's so much fun.” But Shelton had in fact already decided to retire, a decision she announced at the squad's end-of-season banquet Thursday night. “It was pretty weepy,” Shelton, who had coached the team for 37 years, said in a phone interview Friday. “But I told them, I'm not going to disappear. I'm going to sit up in the press box at games with the announcer and make comments - 'Hurry up!
SPORTS
By Sandra McKee, The Baltimore Sun | June 17, 2011
After 29 years coaching field hockey and teaching physical education at Roland Park Country School, Debbie Bloodsworth is saying goodbye. "I won't be returning to Roland Park," Bloodsworth said. "It's time for me to make a change. I've been coaching for a long time. I may move from the area. In fact, I'm thinking seriously about that. My mother is 80 and lives in Princes Anne, in Summerset County, about three hours from here. I'm thinking about moving there and reconnecting with some of my family.
SPORTS
By Sports Digest | October 4, 2010
Et cetera Terps field hockey coach Meharg earns 400th victory The Maryland field hockey team (10-1, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), ranked No. 1 in the latest NFHCA Division I National Coaches Poll, earned a 4-3 victory at No. 19 Michigan (7-5, 2-0 Big Ten) on Sunday to give coach Missy Meharg career win No. 400. Senior Katie O'Donnell had her sixth career hat trick. More college field hockey: Paige Clutter scored three goals, leading host Old Dominion to an 8-0 rout of Towson (5-7, 1-3 Colonial Athletic Association)
SPORTS
By Glenn P. Graham and Glenn P. Graham,SUN STAFF | October 12, 1997
First, it was a sports reporter who stopped by Severna Park High for a Thursday afternoon chat.Then a student from the school newspaper came over with a few questions. A little later, another student -- camera in hand -- showed up needing a photo for the school yearbook.Lil Shelton, the Falcons' field hockey coach for all of their 23 incredible seasons, enjoyed the opportunity to recollect and easily provided a smile, but wondered what all the fuss was about.What started out innocently enough back in 1975 is now one of Maryland's finest high school athletic traditions -- Severna Park field hockey.
SPORTS
By Baltimoresun.com Staff | May 25, 2005
To submit an announcement, E-mail sports@baltimoresun.com. The announcement must include a valid E-mail address and phone number for verification. Coaching Garrison Forest School (www.gfs.org)is a private independent(girls)day/boarding school looking to fill the following coaching positions for 2005-2006: JV field hockey coach(es) - head and assistant Third team field hockey coach(es)- head and assistant 6th grade field hockey coach Middle School "B" field hockey coach Middle School cross country JV basketball 6th grade basketball Middle School "B" outdoor winter coccer JV indoor winter soccer JV and third team lacrosse coaches We are always looking for assistant coaches at all levels, all sports.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | May 23, 2010
Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Lang, a retired Howard County high school coach whose winning teams earned her a place in the Howard High School Athletic Hall of Fame, died of pneumonia Monday at Seasons Hospice at Northwest Hospital Center. The Ellicott City resident was 90. She was the first full-time female physical-education teacher to be employed by Howard County. Born in Morgantown, W.Va., she earned a bachelor's degree in physical education from West Virginia University, where she also earned a master's degree.
NEWS
By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | April 14, 2010
A former elementary school teacher and field hockey coach at Towson University was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for receipt of child pornography. John Joseph Kovach Jr., 53, of Reisterstown was an assistant field hockey coach at Towson University and a teacher and coach at a private elementary school in Montgomery County, according to a news release provided by the U.S. attorney for Maryland. Kovach started a field hockey program at the school in Ashton about a decade ago. The release did not name the school.
Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.