Colorado Springs, Colo.—USA Field Hockey is pleased to announce that the U-14 Division of the Junior Premier Indoor League kicks off on December 29 for thefirst time. The league features 16 teams (14 Clubs), who will compete over five weekends at the Marple Sports Arena, Broomall, Pa. for bragging rights of the Junior Premier Indoor League Champion.
Participation in the Junior Premier Indoor League provides athletes and coaches with a high level of competition while preparing them for success at the U-14 National Indoor Championship.
“It is fantastic to hear that the Junior Premier Indoor League will be adding a U-14 Division to its already successful U-16 and U-19 competition,” said Steve Locke, USA Field Hockey Executive Director. “We appreciate Nigel and Rachael’s efforts in running such a quality event that benefits our membership and provides further playingopportunities for young athletes to grow and develop their skills, as well as, for umpires and technical officers. On behalf of USA Field Hockey, I wish the Junior Premier Indoor League and the participating teams the best of luck this season.”
Congratulations to the following teams who will be participating in the 2014 Junior Premier Indoor League:
CNY (Afton, NY), East Coast FH (Hershey, PA), FC United FHC (Daren, CT), High Styx FHC (Bernville, PA), Horizon FHC (Drexel Hill, PA), Jersey Intensity FHC (Monmouth Beach, NJ), Mystx FHC (Perkasie, PA), Oranje-Gottaloveit (Millsboro, DE), Philly Hockey Club (Hatfield, Pa), Spark FHC (Severna Park, MD), Spirit Eagles FHC (Milltown, NJ),Strong Island FH (Farmingville, NY),Total Dutch FH (Somerset, NJ), Washington Wolves (Clarksburg, MD)
The leagues dates are as follows:
Sunday, December 29
Sunday, January 12
Monday, January 20 (MLK Day)
Sunday, February 2
Monday, February 17 (President’s Day)
Clubs interested in participating in the Junior Premier Indoor League in the future should visit www.JPIL.net or contact Rachael Milne RachaelMilne@yahoo.com or Nigel Traverso Bigapplehockey@aol.com.
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