The Potomac/North U19 team.
The Potomac/North U16 and U19 teams, full of Fairfax County players, both took home the Gold Medal Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23 the VA Commonwealth Games (The Virginia Olympics) for Field Hockey at the University of Virginia. Potomac/North competed against teams from around the state to take home the Gold and title of State Champions.
Coach Virginia White led both teams to victory. Star players on the team and recent graduates of county schools will go on to play at the college level in the fall. Sam Zelenack, a recent graduate of Fairfax High School, will go to play at Towson College in Maryland; Katie Clark of Marshall High School will play for and attend University of Massachusetts; and Sarah Betti of Herndon High School will play for Haverford College in Pennsylvania. For more information about the Subway Commonwealth Games of Virginia - Field Hockey, go to http://www.commonwealthgames.org/2013_Subway_Games/2013_Sports_Listing/Field_Hockey.htm.