Grade 8 Field Hockey



Overview


The 8th Grade Field Hockey team made it to the GCMSAA Championship in 2017, finishing second in the conference to Providence Day. Charlotte Latin School’s code is “Honor Above All.” We believe that athletics provides the opportunity for many teachable moments of life’s lessons. In athletics, honoring yourself, your team, your opponent, officials and the game you play are qualities we encourage in our student-athletes every day.

Schedule


Opponent Date Time Advantage Details Score Status
vs.
Summit School
Home Details 1-1
vs.
Holy Trinity Middle School
Away Details 4-0
vs.
Providence Day School
Away Details 0-6
vs.
Charlotte Country Day School Middle School
Home Details 5-1 CHANGED: This event has changed. Moved to turf.
vs.
Carmel Middle School
Home Details 3-3 CHANGED: This event has changed. Game is back home.
vs.
AG Middle School
Home Details CANCELLED
vs.
Holy Trinity Middle School
Away Details Cancelled POSTPONED: TBD
vs.
Marvin Ridge Middle School
Home Details 3-1
vs.
Summit School
Away Details Cancelled due to weather
vs.
Providence Day School
Home Details 1-4
vs.
Charlotte Country Day School Middle School
Away Details 1-0
vs.
Covenant Day
Home Details 2-0
vs.
Providence Day School
Away Details 0-3

Roster


# Name Position
5 Hailey Brasser
6 Caroline Sumichrast
7 Lea Troutman
8 Mary Martha Smith
9 Liz Gray
10 McClain Marshall
12 Lucy Crutchfield
15 Regan Frail
16 Elizabeth Neely
18 Caroline Holbrook
19 Clara Juckett
21 Grace Vance
22 Julia Vandiver
24 Marguerite Stouse
25 Catherine Felkner
28 Kate Jones
29 Ellie Chai
30 Scarlett Nashbar

Coaches


  • Head Coach
    Nikki Williams
    A three-sport athlete in her youth, Williams was a record-setting goalie for the women’s lacrosse team at St. Lawrence University and was inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame. She has coached at all levels, including collegiate, and received the US Lacrosse Youth Excellence Award for Girls’ Coach of the Year in 2009. Coach Williams is the head coach of the Girls’ Lacrosse program at Latin, as well as the head coach of the 8th Grade Field Hockey team. She received the Newcomer of the Year award at the 2013 Hawkspys and works as a member of the Latin Admissions staff.
  • Assistant Coach
    McKenzie Johnson
    McKenzie Johnson was a dual-sport athlete in high school and college, playing field hockey and lacrosse for West Forsyth High School and Limestone College. She later transferred to UNCC to focus on earning a degree in elementary education. She coaches with Charlotte Ambush Field Hockey and joined the Latin coaching staff in 2018 as an assistant with the JV Girls’ Lacrosse team. Her role expanded to include 8th Grade Field Hockey support in the fall season.

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