USFHA: USA Field Hockey's newly-selected women's World Cup training squad will continue its preparations for the sport's world championship event with a full schedule of events and competitions leading up to Madrid.
Selected at the USA Field Hockey Women's National Championships from 29 June- 4 July in
The two squads will combine for a series of intra-squad matches featuring US-A against US-B, from 18-22 July at the USA Field Hockey National Training Center in
The 24-member World Cup squad is scheduled to be announced on July 24 with the final 18-member World Cup team to be announced August 28.
The two selected squads feature a combination of veteran stars and promising young players.
Also looking to return to the World Cup, World Cup Qualifier standout Carrie Lingo started all nine matches for the
mith's game-winning goal in extra time against
Another member of the 2002 World Cup team, goalkeeper Jill Dedman returns to the developmental squad after previously playing on the
The new squad features 17 members of the World Cup Qualifier team that earned the USA a spot in the World Cup with a fourth place finish in Rome. The 18th member of the Qualifier team, Robyn Kenney retired following the tournament and concluded her career with 37 international match appearances.
Following the intra-squad matches, the
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2006 USA Field Hockey World Cup Squad
Kate Barber, Kayla Bashore, Lauren Crandall, Rachel Dawson, Sarah Dawson, Kelly Dostal, Kelly Doton, April Fronzoni, Kristi Gannon, Kelsey Keeran, Claire Laubach, Melissa Leonetti, Carrie Lingo, Angie Loy, Caroline Nichols, Lauren Powley, Dina Rizzo, Sara Silvetti, Keli Smith, Tiffany Snow, Amy Tran, Barbara Weinberg
2006 USA Developmental Squad
Kelsey Cutchins, Jill Dedman, Katelyn Falgowski, Jessica Javelet, Michelle Kasold, Mia Link, Katie O'Donnell, Dana Sensenig, Laura Suchoski
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