Field Hockey Ranked No. 13 In First NFHCA Division III Poll
, Sept. 14, 2004 – Springfield College is ranked No. 13 in the first National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Poll of 2004, released today. The Pride is currently 4-0 under first-year head coach Melissa Rogers
SC opened the 2004 campaign with wins over Endicott (4-1) and Western New England (5-0) to win its ninth-straight Zenaty Invitational Title, and then defeated Keene State (3-0) and Plymouth State (3-2) last week. The Pride travels to No. 10 Middlebury this afternoon for a 4:00 p.m. showdown with the Panthers, before returning home on Thursday (Sept. 16) for a 4:00 p.m. game with Conn. College.
The field hockey team is one of three SC teams ranked in the top-25 nationally this fall. The football team is No. 6 in the latest D3football.com poll, while the women’s volleyball team stood at No. 25 in the first American Volleyball Coaches Association Division III poll of the season.
Head Coach Melissa Sharpe
After nine years as head coach of the Pride, Melissa Sharpe has continued the tradition of winning on the field hockey turf, posting an impressive 130-68 record, good for a winning percentage of .656 at the helm of her alma mater. Read more
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