2013 UNH Field Hockey Headlines

June 5, 2014
'Cat Quartet Selected to Compete at USA Field Hockey Women's National Championship
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Bozek, Kellie Joyce, Lindsey Nerbonne and Carlie Tarbell of the UNH field hockey team have been named to the 2014 New England Team that will compete at the USA Field Hockey Women’s National Championship.

May 15, 2014
UNH Athletics Receives High Marks in NCAA Academic Progress Rate
INDIANAPOLIS – A total of four UNH teams – football, women’s indoor track & field, women’s outdoor track & field and men’s soccer – recorded conference-high Academic Progress Rate scores.

May 14, 2014
Field Hockey Quartet Named to New England Training Squad
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.), Kellie Joyce (South Pomfret, Vt.), Lindsey Nerbonne (Bow, N.H.) and Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.) of the UNH field hockey team have been named to the 2014 New England Training Squad.

May 13, 2014
Field Hockey's Tarbell Awarded Joyce V Hiller Scholarship
DURHAM, N.H. – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.), a junior goalkeeper on the UNH field hockey team, was awarded the Joyce V Hillier Scholarship by the University’s kinesiology department at a recent awards ceremony.

May 7, 2014
UNH Athletics Donates Over 1,000 Pairs of Shoes to Soles4Souls
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire athletic department again joined forces in the worldwide campaign Soles4Souls, contributing to the combative movement against poverty.

May 6, 2014
O’Neill, McCandless Awarded Jim Urquhart Student-Athlete of the Year Honors at Annual Senior Awards Banquet
DURHAM, N.H. – Seamus O’Neill (Manchester, N.H) of the football team and Lauren McCandless (Macungie, Pa.) of the women’s swimming and diving team were named the 2013-14 Jim Urquhart Student-Athletes of the year by the University of New Hampshire athletic department. The award was handed out on Tuesday night at the Senior Awards Banquet at Huddleston Hall.

April 29, 2014
Athletics Announces Plans for Student-Athlete Center for Excellence
DURHAM, N.H. — The University of New Hampshire will build a $1.9 million Student-Athlete Center for Excellence at the Field House for its Division I and Northeast Passage student-athletes.

April 11, 2014
UNH Athletics Partakes in SHARPP Rally
DURHAM, N.H. – Members of the University of New Hampshire community joined in front of Thompson Hall on Thursday afternoon as part of the Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program’s (SHARPP) fourth annual anti-violence walk and rally to recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

April 3, 2014
Field Hockey Announces Two Home Tourneys as Part of Spring Schedule
DURHAM, N. H. - The UNH field hockey program, led by head coach Robin Balducci, announced its five spring dates of competition and that includes two home tournaments.

March 19, 2014
Field Hockey Quintet Named to National Academic Squad
CHANDLER, Ariz. – A total of five student-athletes on the UNH field hockey team were named to the 2013 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad on Tuesday, one day after UNH received the Division I National Academic Team Award.

February 27, 2014
Field Hockey Adds Three Student-Athletes to Incoming Class
DURHAM, N.H. – Robin Balducci announced that Katie Lawson (Bow, N.H.), Brittany Marshall (Hopkinton, N.H.) and Taylor Scafidi (Waltham, Mass.) will join the UNH field hockey program for the ’14 season.

February 19, 2014
Field Hockey Honors Student-Athletes at Annual Team Banquet
DURHAM, N.H. – The UNH field hockey program gathered Saturday, Feb. 15 for its annual team banquet to reflect on the accomplishments of the 2013 season and its senior class. In addition, six student-athletes received awards.

February 10, 2014
Mendonca and Schmidt Sign NLIs to Join Field Hockey Program
DURHAM, N.H. – Robin Balducci, head coach of the University of New Hampshire field hockey team, has announced that both Ashley Mendonca (Brampton, Ontario) and Jessica Schmidt (Warrington, Pa.) have signed an NLI to play for the Wildcats’ field hockey program.

February 6, 2014
UNH Athletics Places Highest Number of Student-Athletes on America East Fall 2013 Honor Roll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – UNH had the highest number of student-athletes (114) recognized on the America East Fall 2013 Honor Roll, which marked the fifth consecutive fall semester the Wildcats accomplished that feat.

February 6, 2014
Field Hockey Announces Addition of Nerbonne to Roster
DURHAM, N.H. – Robin Balducci, the 23rd-year head coach of the UNH field hockey team, has announced that Lindsey Nerbonne (Bow, N.H.) has transferred to the University and will join the UNH program in 2014.

January 13, 2014
UNH Athletics Ranked No. 41 In Learfield Sports Directors' Cup
CLEVELAND – UNH amassed 133 points in the final fall Division I Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings to rank 41st of 148 teams that earned points (314 Div. I schools overall).

December 9, 2013
Perrodin, Goldrich: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Lauren Perrodin (Coral Springs, Fla.) of the women’s indoor track & field team and Sean Goldrich (West Haven, Conn.) of the football team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

December 2, 2013
Bozek, Field Hockey Senior Captain, Voted To NFHCA All-America First Team
CHANDLER, Ariz. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.), a senior captain on the 16th-ranked UNH field hockey team, was named to the 2013 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-America First Team on Monday.

November 26, 2013
Wildcats Lead Commissioner's Cup Standings After Fall Season
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The University of New Hampshire leads the America East 2013-14 Stuart P. Haskell, Jr. Commissioner’s Cup standings by one point at the end of the fall athletic season, the league announced Tuesday.

November 19, 2013
Field Hockey Quintet Receives NFHCA All-Region Recognition
CHANDLER, Ariz. – Megan Bozek, Casey Pohlmeyer and Carlie Tarbell of the 16th-ranked UNH field hockey team were named to the 2013 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I Northeast Region First Team. Meg Flatley and Kellie Joyce were Second Team selections.

November 16, 2013
No. 16 Field Hockey Ousted From NCAA Tourney With 6-1 Loss at No. 5 Duke
DURHAM, N.C. – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.) recorded 10 saves but the 16th-ranked UNH field hockey team was defeated 6-1 by fifth-ranked Duke in Saturday’s NCAA first round game.

November 14, 2013
GAME NOTES: No. 16 Field Hockey Battles No. 5 Duke In NCAA First Round (Nov. 16)
DURHAM, N.H. - The 16th-ranked UNH field hockey team begins its quest for the 2013 NCAA title with a first round game at fifth-ranked Duke at Jack Katz Stadium on Nov. 16 (11:30 a.m.).

November 11, 2013
Bozek, Harris: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) of the field hockey team and R.J. Harris (Odenton, Md.) of the football team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 10, 2013
Field Hockey Travels To No. 4 Duke For NCAA Championship First Round Game
INDIANAPOLIS – The UNH field hockey team will travel to play fourth-seeded Duke in a Nov. 16 (11:30 a.m.) first round game of the 2013 NCAA Field Hockey Championship, the NCAA announced Sunday night.

November 9, 2013
Field Hockey Wins America East Championship With 3-2 Victory Against No. 16 Albany
DURHAM, N.H. – Hannah Richard (Hopkinton, N.H.) scored two goals to lead the UNH field hockey team to a 3-2 victory against 16th-ranked Albany in the America East Championship title game.

November 7, 2013
Compagna, Giese Power Field Hockey Past Fairfield, 4-0, And Into Title Game
DURHAM, N.H. -- Emma Compagna scored twice and Chandler Giese tallied a goal and an assist to power the UNH field hockey team to a 4-0 victory vs. Fairfield in Thursday afternoon's America East semifinal game.

November 6, 2013
GAME NOTES: Field Hockey Hosts 2013 America East Championship (Nov. 7 & 9)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The UNH field hockey team is the top seed of the 2013 America East Championship and plays host to fourth-seeded Fairfield in a Nov. 7 semifinal. Game time at Memorial Field is 2 p.m.

November 6, 2013
Field Hockey Garners 13 America East Awards At Annual Banquet, Including Top Defender, Goalie & Coaching Staff
DURHAM, N.H. – A total of nine UNH field hockey student-athletes were honored at the America East annual banquet held Wednesday. Top honors went to Megan Bozek (Defensive Player of the Year), Carlie Tarbell (Goalkeeper of the Year) and the staff as Coaching Staff of the Year.

November 4, 2013
Flatley, Prizzi: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Meg Flatley (Townsend, Mass.) of the field hockey team and John Prizzi (Wyckoff, N.J.) of the men’s cross country team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 4, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey's Tarbell Receives America East Defensive Award For Third Straight Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Carlie Tarbell, a junior goalkeeper on the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team, was named America East Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. It is the third consecutive week and fifth time this season she received the award.

November 3, 2013
Pohlmeyer's Late Goal Lifts No. 20 Field Hockey Past Dartmouth, 2-1
HANOVER, N.H. – Meg Flatley scored early and Casey Pohlmeyer struck late to lead the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 2-1 victory against Dartmouth College.

November 1, 2013
Flatley's Career-High Five Points Powers No. 20 Field Hockey Past Fairfield, 4-0, On Senior Day
DURHAM, N.H. – Sophomore forward Meg Flatley (Townsend, Mass.) recorded a career-high five points to power the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team to Friday afternoon’s 4-0 victory against Fairfield University at Memorial Field.

October 31, 2013
GAME NOTES: No. 20 Field Hockey Holds Senior Day vs. Fairfield (Nov. 1)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team plays its last regular-season home game Nov. 1 vs. Fairfield. The Senior Day game begins at 4 p.m.

October 31, 2013
Bozek, Pohlmeyer Selected To NFHCA Senior Game
CHANDLER, Ariz. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) and Casey Pohlmeyer (Millersville, Md.) of the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team have been selected to compete at the 2013 Front Rush/NFHCA Division I Senior Game.

October 28, 2013
Lehman, Mello: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Lynne Lehman of the field hockey team and Justin Mello of the football team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

October 28, 2013
Field Hockey Duo Receives America East Weekly Honors; Tarbell Repeats as Top Defender, Lehman is Top Player
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Lynne Lehman of the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team was named Player of the Week by America East on Monday. The conference also announced Carlie Tarbell repeated as Defensive Player of the Week.

October 27, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey Secures Fourth Straight America East Championship Top Seed With 7-0 Win at UVM
BURLINGTON, Vt. -- The 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team recorded a 7-0 victory Sunday afternoon at Vermont to secure at least a share of the America East regular-season title and conference tournament top seed for the fourth consecutive season.

October 25, 2013
Lehman's Career-High Three Points Fuels No. 20 Field Hockey Past UMass Lowell, 5-0
DURHAM, N.H. – Lynne Lehman (Landisburg, Pa.) recorded a goal and an assist to fuel the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team to a 5-0 victory against UMass Lowell at Memorial Field on Friday evening.

October 24, 2013
GAME NOTES: No. 20 Field Hockey Plays Host to UMass Lowell (Oct. 25)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team plays host to UMass Lowell on Friday, Oct. 25. Game time at Memorial Field is 6 p.m. The team will wear pink shirts during pre-game in support of breast cancer awareness.

October 21, 2013
Tarbell Feted by America East as Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.), a junior goalkeeper on the UNH field hockey team, was named Defensive Player of the Week by America East on Monday.

October 20, 2013
Pohlmeyer's Three Points, Including 50th of Career, Leads Field Hockey Past Bucknell, 3-0
DURHAM, N.H. – Casey Pohlmeyer (Millersville, Md.) recorded a goal and an assist to lead the UNH field hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 3-0 victory against Bucknell at Memorial Field.

October 19, 2013
GAME NOTES: Field Hockey Welcomes Bucknell to Memorial Field (Oct. 20)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The UNH field hockey team plays host to Bucknell on Sunday afternoon. Game time at Memorial Field is 2 p.m.

October 18, 2013
Flatley's Two Goals, Tarbell's Shutout Propels Field Hockey Past No. 12 Albany, 3-0
ALBANY, N.Y. – Meg Flatley scored two goals and Carlie Tarbell recorded seven saves to lead the UNH field hockey team to Friday afternoon’s 3-0 victory against 12th-ranked Albany.

October 13, 2013
Compagna, Field Hockey Strike First But No.3 Syracuse Rallies For 3-1 Win
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Emma Compagna (Canton, Mass.) gave the UNH field hockey team a 1-0 lead, but third-ranked Syracuse rallied for a 3-1 victory Sunday afternoon at Coyne Stadium.

October 11, 2013
Flatley's Overtime Goal Lifts Field Hockey Past Maine, 3-2
DURHAM, N.H. – Meg Flatley (Townsend, Mass.) scored a goal 10:46 into overtime to lift the UNH field hockey team to Friday night’s 3-2 America East conference victory against Maine at Memorial Field.

October 11, 2013
Student-Athletes Team Up with Pease Greeters to Welcome Troops Back Home
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Members of nine different University of New Hampshire sports as well as members of the athletic administration were present at the Pease International Tradeport to welcome military servicemen and women back into the United States on Sunday, Oct. 6.

October 10, 2013
GAME NOTES: Field Hockey Battles Maine on Homecoming Weekend (Oct. 11)
DURHAM, N.H. - The UNH field hockey team opens its America East conference slate with a home game vs. Maine on Oct. 11 (6 p.m.) as part of Homecoming Weekend.

October 6, 2013
Richard's Late Goal Lifts No. 20 Field Hockey Past Hofstra, 3-2
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – Hannah Richard broke a 2-2 tie with 96 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 3-2 victory against Hofstra.

October 4, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey Edged Out by No. 9 Boston College
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) scored on a penalty shot in the 60th minute, but the 20th-ranked University of New Hampshire field hockey team was edged out by ninth-ranked Boston College, 3-1, in non-conference action on Friday afternoon at Memorial Field.

October 3, 2013
GAME NOTES: No. 20 Field Hockey Plays Host to No. 9 BC (Oct. 4)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team looks to extend its four-game winning streak when the 'Cats play host to No. 9 Boston College on Oct. 4 (4 p.m.).

September 30, 2013
Flatley, Prizzi: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Meg Flatley of the field hockey team and John Prizzi of the men’s cross country team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

September 30, 2013
Field Hockey's Flatley, Tarbell Receive America East Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Meg Flatley (Townsend, Mass.) and Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.) of the University of New Hampshire field hockey team were honored as Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, by America East on Monday.

September 29, 2013
Flatley's Two Goals, Pohlmeyer's Two Assists Leads Field Hockey Past Harvard, 3-1
DURHAM, N.H. – Meg Flatley scored two goals and Casey Pohlmeyer recorded two assists to propel the UNH field hockey team to Sunday’s 3-1 victory against Harvard.

September 27, 2013
Flatley, Woods Score Late Goals to Propel Field Hockey Past #7 UMass, 3-2, in OT
AMHERST, Mass. -- Meg Flatley and Melyssa Woods scored late goals to erase a two-goal deficit and the UNH field hockey team scored 10:15 into OT to record a 3-2 victory against seventh-ranked UMass.

September 23, 2013
Pohlmeyer, Tudela: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Casey Pohlmeyer (Millersville, Md.) of the field hockey team and Jesus Tudela (Zaragoza, Spain) of the men’s soccer team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

September 21, 2013
Pohlmeyer's Two Assists Propels Field Hockey Past Central Michigan, 2-1
ORONO, Maine – Meg Flatley scored with 92 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the UNH field hockey team to Saturday afternoon’s 2-1 victory against Central Michigan.

September 16, 2013
Richard Honored as America East Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Hannah Richard (Hopkinton, N.H.), a senior forward on the UNH field hockey team, was named America East Player of the Week on Monday.

September 15, 2013
Richard's Two Goals Propels Field Hockey Past Northeastern, 3-1
DURHAM, N.H. -- Hannah Richard (Hopkinton, N.H.) scored two goals to propel the UNH field hockey team past Northeastern, 3-1, Sunday afternoon at Memorial Field.

September 13, 2013
Field Hockey's Second-Half Rally Falls Short in 2-1 Loss to Providence
DURHAM, N.H. – Megan Bozek pulled the UNH field hockey team within one goal in the 48th minute and UNH recorded a 9-2 shot advantage the rest of the way, but Providence withstood the rally to prevail 2-1.

September 12, 2013
GAME NOTES: Field Hockey Plays Home Opener vs. Providence (Sept. 13), Hosts Northeastern (Sept. 15)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The UNH field hockey team plays its home opener Sept. 13 (7 p.m.) against Providence. The Wildcats also play host to Northeastern on Sept. 15 (2 p.m.). Both games are at Memorial Field.

September 9, 2013
Tarbell, Goalie of 20th-Ranked Field Hockey, Named America East Defensive Player of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.), a junior goalkeeper on the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team, was honored as America East Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.

September 8, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey Upends Pacific, 3-1
STANFORD, Calif. – Meg Flatley, Hannah Richard and Megan Bozek each scored a goal to propel the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 3-1 victory against Pacific.

September 6, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey Defeated 5-1 By No. 12 Stanford
STANFORD, Calif. – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.) matched her career high of 12 saves, but the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team was defeated 5-1 by 12th-ranked Stanford on Friday night.

September 1, 2013
No. 20 Field Hockey Edged 3-2 In Shootout By Ohio State At Conference Cup
PHILADELPHIA – Meg Flatley (Townsend, Mass.) scored two goals, but the Ohio State field hockey team scored with five seconds remaining in regulation and outscored UNH 3-1 in the shootout to prevail 3-2 0n Sunday.

August 31, 2013
Tarbell Ties Career High of 12 Saves, No. 20 Field Hockey Defeated 8-4 By No. 2 Maryland
PHILADELPHIA – Carlie Tarbell (Wakefield, Mass.) tied her career high of 12 saves but the 20th-ranked UNH field hockey team was defeated 8-4 by second-ranked Maryland in Saturday's season opener.

August 27, 2013
Field Hockey Eyes Another America East Title, Return To NCAA Tourney
DURHAM, N.H. -- The UNH field hockey team has its sights set on a fourth consecutive America East regular-season title and fourth straight trip to the conference championship game in 2013.

August 22, 2013
Field Hockey Selected Second In 2013 America East Preseason Poll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The UNH field hockey team, led by 23rd-year head coach Robin Balducci, was selected second in the 2013 America East Field Hockey Coaches’ Preseason Poll that was released Thursday.

June 14, 2013
Five Recent Field Hockey Grads Compete At Harrow Cup
PHILADELPHIA – Five alumnae of the UNH field hockey team competed at the inaugural Harrow Cup, a post-collegiate women’s field hockey championship that was held June 8-9 at Temple University’s Geasey Field.

June 10, 2013
Bozek, Joyce Selected to USA Field Hockey U21 Women's National Championship
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Megan Bozek (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) and Kellie Joyce (South Pomfret, Vt.) of the UNH have been selected to compete at the USA Field Hockey Under-21 Women’s National Championship that will be held June 20-25.

May 24, 2013
Field Hockey Unveils 2013 Schedule
DURHAM, N.H. – The UNH field hockey program, led by 23rd-year head coach Robin Balducci, announced its schedule for the upcoming 2013 season. The 19-game schedule includes eight home games.

May 22, 2013
Field Hockey Trio Selected To Compete at USA National Championship
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Megan Bozek, Kellie Joyce and Melyssa Woods of the UNH field hockey team will compete at the 2013 USA Field Hockey Women’s National Championship.

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Field Hockey Media Guide Available To View Online and Download
DURHAM, N.H. – The 2013 University of New Hampshire field hockey media guide is now available to view and download online.

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