Field hockey: Phoenixville 2018

Phoenixville 
 
2017 Record: 8-2 PAC Frontier (2nd place); 14-9 overall
 
2017 Postseason: Lost to eventual PAC champion Methacton 3-0 in Final Four semifinals; Fell one win short of qualifying for state playoffs after 2-2 showing in District 1-2A playoffs – wins over Rustin (1-0, 2nd round) and West Chester East (5-2, first round playback), losses to Mount St. Joseph (6-0, quarterfinals) and Merion Mercy (2-0, 5th-place game)
 
Head Coach -Claire Emplit (2nd season)/ Assistant Jess Ferguson (4th season)
 
Returnees/Players to Watch
Ammerah Green - Senior Forward
Cassidy Kennedy - Senior Forward
Aubrie Breisblatt - Sophomore Forward
Katie Baker - Junior Forward
Gabby Herschell- senior Midfield 
Lucy ODonnell- Sophomore Midfield
Kyra Trafford - Senior Defense
Hannah Syrek- Senior Defense
Eloise Woodall-Sophomore Defense
Key losses to graduation- Becca Lewis (D), Tyler Hall (G)
 
Season outlook: Phoenixville had a very successful season last year, missing the state tournament by one game. The team is looking to build on that success. Several starters from last year’s program have returned and will anchor the team while several younger players develop throughout the season.