Field Hockey - Archives 2017

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5K will raise money for family of Rachel Billig
Field Hockey 04/12/2018

A 5K race to raise money for the family of University at Albany field hockey player Rachel Billig, whose father passed away in a January fire, will be held on campus Saturday, April 28.

UAlbany field hockey honored for academic excellence
Field Hockey 03/20/2018

The University at Albany field hockey team is one of 74 Division I programs to receive the 2017 Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division I National Academic Team Award.

Field hockey seeks help for family in need
Field Hockey 01/26/2018

The University at Albany field hockey program is raising money to support the family of junior Rachel Billig, whose father died Jan. 20 in a fire in the family's barn.

Briddell, Bonner-Marks named to USWNT Development Squad
Field Hockey 01/23/2018

Two former University at Albany field hockey players have been named to the U.S. Women's National Development Squad, which was announced this this past week by USA Field Hockey.

UAlbany field hockey signs Burchell, McCrudden
Field Hockey 01/22/2018

The University at Albany field hockey program has announced the signings of Kelsey McCrudden, a midfielder from Yorktown Heights, N.Y., and Elaina Burchell, forward/midfielder from Whitney Point, N.Y.

Helmke Named NFHCA Division I Second Team All-American
Field Hockey 12/05/2017

GILBERT, A.Z.--- Frederike Helkme was named to the NFHCA Division I Second-Team All-American. The Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I All-American Team was announced on Tuesday with 48 student-athletes earning first, second or third-team recognition. Helmke was one of two America East players that received All-American honors.

Nealon and Helmke Lead UAlbany's NFHCA All-Northeast Region Honors
Field Hockey 11/27/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.—Four UAlbany players were honored with Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division I All-Region Team selections. UAlbany's primary goalkeeper, Melissa Nealon and core defender, Frederike Helmke were named to th

Helmke, Briddell Named to AE All-Tournament Team
Field Hockey 11/06/2017

ALBANY, N.Y.— At the conclusion of the America East Field Hockey Championship, UAlbany's Frederike Helmke and Kelsey Briddell were announced to the All-Tournament Team. The Great Danes beat UC Davis 5-0 in the quarterfinals to earn their spot in the semis; however, UAlbany concluded their season in the semifinals falling to New Hampshire 2-1 in overtime.

UAlbany Falls in AE Semifinals to UNH 2-1 (OT)
Field Hockey 11/04/2017

Field Hockey Score: #21 UAlbany 1 – New Hampshire 2 Location: Lowell, Mass.– Wicked Blue Field Season Records: UAlbany 12-7 New Hampshire 9-11 Short Story: Starting off with a one goal deficit in the first half, Katie MacCallum rebuttled in the 30th minute of play to tie 1-1. UAlbany held possession for the majority of regulation. However, the gears shifted in overtime. UNH scored with less than one minute remaining in overtime to win the game 2-1. KEY STATS

#21 Field Hockey to Face UNH in America East Semis
Field Hockey 11/03/2017

LOWELL, Mass.— The University at Albany prepares to take on New Hampshire in the America East Tournament semifinals on Saturday, November 4th at 12 p.m. in UMass Lowell. On Thursday, Nov. 2nd the Great Danes took down UC Davis 5-0 to advance to the semis, while UNH earned their spot with a 3-2 overtime win against Cal on Friday, Nov. 3rd.

UAlbany Shuts out UC Davis 5-0 in AE Quarterfinals
Field Hockey 11/02/2017

Field Hockey Score: #21 UAlbany 5 – UC Davis 0 Location: Lowell, Mass.– Wicked Blue Field Season Records: UAlbany 12-6   UC Davis 1-17

Helmke Leads UAlbany's America East All-Conference Honors
Field Hockey 11/01/2017

All-Conference honors at this year's America East Field Hockey awards ceremony in UMass Lowell. Frederike Helmke was honored as the America East Defender of the Year and the Great Dane's coaching staff, Phil Sykes, Andy Thornton, and Amy Nicklin