Welcome to Windy City Field Hockey, the Chicago area's oldest and largest club since 1991. Windy City's Owner and Director, Katie Beach, is an Olympian and former Division I Head Coach and Field Hockey Student-Athlete with extensive international, national and local relationships. Our staff is available for player and family support, collegiate questions and program guidance. Our coaches are mostly all former collegiate athletes who have experienced the requirements for competition in collegiate play.
In our club you will find professionally run programs for nearly all ages, skill levels and commitments. We offer activities for girls and women as young as kindergarten through adults. We satisfy beginners wanting to experience the sport for the first time, players that want to get more training throughout the year and the serious travel team player.
For this upcoming Winter Indoor Travel Season, WCFH will be hosting U10, U12 & U14 Indoor Travel Tryouts on Sunday, August 30th at Libertyville Sports Complex: 1950 US 45, Libertyville, IL 60048. Due to September registrations for the National Indoor Tournament for youth age groups we have to hold tryouts earlier than years past to appropriately register our teams. Athletes trying out must register online by clicking on the link below:
Windy City will name up to one U10 team, one U12 team and up to 2 U14 teams
*Please note that some athletes will age up based on their age as of 1/1/2016*
Sunday, August 30th Tryouts:
8:00am-9:00am: U10 Athletes (2006, 2007, 2008 DOB)
9:15am-10:30am: U12 Athletes (2004, 2005 DOB)
10:45am-12:00pm: U14 Athletes (2002, 2003 DOB)
There will be a $20 tryout registration & fee that will be collected at the tryouts.
For more information on WCFH Indoor Travel please click below:
Congratulations to WCFH Travel Teams U12 Blast, U12 Heat, U14 Blase & U14 Burst on a great weekend of competition at the Disney Junior Field Hockey Classic Tournament in Orlando, FL:
U12 Heat wins GOLD! Congratulations to U12 Heat on their gold medal performance and 1-0 win over South Jersey Edge Pink to capture the Gold Medal and tournament trophy in the Pluto Flight. Heat went 4-2-1 in the tournament and played great team hockey, congrats Heat!
U12 Blast went 1-3-2 at the tournament and faced some tough competition! Their weekend was highlighted with a great 2-0 shutout victory on the first day of competition. Blast finished the tournament with two ties showing great toughness. Great job Blast!
U14 Burst went 4-5 over the course of the tournament and medaled with a 4th place finish in the Donald Flight! After a tough first day of competition Burst rebounded with 4 straight victories outscoring their opponents 14-1. Way to go Burst!
U14 Blaze went 4-3-1 in the tournament. They qualified for the championship round and faced a tough opponent in crossovers. They finished the tournament with a dominating team win and improved their play each game. Go Blaze!
Congratulations to all four teams, Windy City Proud!
Over the course of the next six days, Windy City Travel Teams will be competing against the best hockey clubs in the nation as they compete for the Gold. Windy City U14 Spark will be competing at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex July 9th-11th in the National Club Championships. Windy City U16 Flame will be competing at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex July 12th-14th in the National Club Championships. Windy City U19 Fire will be competing at the Virginia Beach Sports Complex July 12th-14th in the National Club Challenge. Best of luck to all players and coaches! Go Windy City!!
Congratulations to our Windy City Athletes selected from the USA Field Hockey Regional Futures Tournament to compete at the USAFH National Futures Championships this summer:
U14's- Ellie Flynn, Amy Griffin, Lauren Hughes, Grace McGowan and Alexandra Morgan
U16's- Christen Conley, Paige LeClercq, Meghan Minturn, Catherine Nicholson, Libby Thompson, Nell Van Schaack and GK Emma Goldberg
U19's- Lindsay Getz, Rose Gorski, Maggie Lake and Lexi Silver
Alternates: Izzy Moody, Greta Kullby, Camille Scheyer, Maggie Stoll and Grace Payne
We are so proud of all of our athletes for their hard work and dedication-best of luck at NFC's, Go WCFH!
Full in all Age-Divisions. We are accepting players who are registering as Goalkeepers. Please contact Katie at Katie@windycityfieldhockey.com to be added to wait list for any age division or to get registered for a goalkeeper position.
Stride is FULL. Contact Katie@windycityfieldhockey.com to be added to the wait list.
Tryouts for U10, U12 & U14 will be held Sunday, August 30th 2015 at Libertyville Sports Complex. Indoor Sticks are not mandatory for tryouts. Windy City will name one U10 team, one U12 team and up to 2 U14 Travel Indoor Teams.
8:00am - 9:00am: U10 Athletes (2006, 2007, 2008 DOB)
9:15am - 10:30am-U12 Athletes (2004, 2005 DOB)
10:45-am - 12:00pm: U14 Athletes (2002, 2003 DOB)
There will be a $20 tryout fee for U10, U12 & U14 age groups. The fee will be collected at tryout.
Please click the below link to register for U10, U12 & U14 Indoor Travel Tryouts:
Stride Session 1: 6th & 7th graders, Wednesdays, 5:00 - 6:30pm, Sept 9, Sept 16, Sept 23, Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 14 at Glenbrook Sports Academy Fieldhouse
Stride Session 4: U14 Travel Team Players ONLY, Wednesdays 6:30-8:00pm, Sept 9, Sept 16, Sept 23, Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 14 at Glenbrook Sports Academy Fieldhouse
Stride Session 3: U12 Travel Team Players ONLY, Thursdays 5:00-6:30pm, Sept 10, Sept 17, Sept 24, Oct 1, Oct 8, Oct 15 at Glenbrook Sports Academy Field House