Windy City Field Hockey is excited to announce our program dates for the upcoming winter season. Registration for Travel (invite only), Select and Academy will open on September 15, 2015. To view our program options for Select and/or Academy, click on the tab on the home page for a complete list. Each team's rosters are determined based on first come, first served registration basis in both our Academy and Select Programs.
Winter Roots Registration will open on October 15th, 2015!! Check our winter offerings by clicking on Roots and scroll down to Winter Program.
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.
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!
WINTER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Click on the link below to get registered for Travel (invite only), Select or Academy! Roots Registration opens Oct 15th!
WCFH Roots Fall League
Mini Sticks (K-2nd Grades) & Mighty Sticks (3rd & 4th Grades): 3:00-5:00pm on Sunday Sept 13, Sun Sept 20, Sun Sept 27, Sun Oct 4, Sun Oct 11, and 4:30-6:30pm on Sunday Oct 18
Fire Sticks (5th & 6th Grades) & Quick Sticks (7th & 8th Grades): 5:00-7:00pm on Sunday Sept 13, Sun Sept 20, Sun Sept 27, Sun Oct 4, Sun Oct 11, and 6:30-8:30pm on Sunday Oct 18
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