SAGE TO HOST SUMMER FIELD HOCKEY PROSPECT CLINIC
Albany, NY–The Sage College's will host a field hockey summer prospect clinic on Saturday, July 14 at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Athletic Complex. The prospect clinic is open to girls, rising high school seniors, junior, and sophomores, graduating in 2019, 2020, and 2021.
All participants will be exposed to college level training. There will also be small sided games as well as a skills session. There will be a certified athletic trainer on duty throughout the clinic. The cost is $60 per camper and will include, cost of camp, lunch, and a Sage field hockey t-shirt. Registration deadline is set for July 13, 2018.
9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. Optional Sage College of Albany Tour
10:30 A.M.-Noon On field skills session
Noon-1:00 P.M. Lunch and Q & A with Coach McDonald
1:15 P.M.-3:00 P.M. Small Sided and full field games
3:15 P.M.-4:15 P.M. Optional Russell Sage Campus Tour in Troy
Meet Coach McDonald
Sage selected Gillian McDonald as its first head coach of the Gators' new field hockey program, which will play its first game in the Fall of 2018. McDonald spent 11 years as the Hamilton Head Field Coach, leading the team to a 12-5 record and being named the NESCAC Coach of the Year in 2016. In their fourth NESCAC Championship appearance in their six years in the conference, the Continentals were the third seed for the NESCAC Championship, which was a program high. They achieved the school's highest national ranking, rising to eleventh in the NFHCA poll.
Coach McDonald has also been named the Liberty League Coach of the Year, and has coached five All-Americans. McDonald was a First team All-American selection and a two time First team Regional All-American at Bowdoin College.
For more information, please contact: Gillian McDonald, Head Field Hockey Coach
(518) 244-2274 (office) [email protected] (email)