Do You Know Why Iowa Got Rid Of Its Field Hockey Coach? Let Us Know

When Iowa fired field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum last week, they did it in the style of a place that didn't want to talk about it. Officials announced the news during Iowa's football media day. They didn't say why she was fired beyond needing "a change in leadership." And more than a week later, they still haven't… » 8/12/14 5:25pm 8/12/14 5:25pm

Adorable Dog On The Pitch Adorably Interrupts Field Hockey Game

England played Germany during pool play today at the Argentina World League final when ... aw, look at that! What a cute doggie! Such a cute doggie! She just wants to play! Look at her go! She's free! She's free and she loves it! That's a good girl! Such a good girl! Who wants a belly rub! You do, don't you?! Yeah,… » 12/03/13 3:33pm 12/03/13 3:33pm

Field Hockey America Vs. Rodeo America: Mapping The Faultlines Of…

America is a beautiful, horrifying, crazy-ass mishmash of distinct geographic regions, as we know from watching John King's index finger on election night. This extends to all aspects of American life, of which the most important is obviously sports. Beyond the televised pro leagues (and their college counterparts),… » 11/08/12 10:32am 11/08/12 10:32am

The Women's Field Hockey Gold Medal Match Was Even Bloodier Than The…

We already showed you this brutal connection between hockey stick and face, and it happened again during today's gold medal match between Holland and Argentina. The Netherlands ended up taking gold with a 2-0 win, but injury was added to insult when Argentina's Mariela Scarone let her face get in the way of a Dutch… » 8/10/12 4:37pm 8/10/12 4:37pm

Field Hockey Player Ends Up Bloody After Getting Whacked On The Head…

Field hockey players might wear skirts, but that doesn't mean they aren't tough. Check out New Zealand striker Katie Glynn here. She tries to knock the ball away from her opponent, but instead gets bonked on the noggin. Listen to the crowd let out a collective "oohhh" as it happens, and again as it is replayed twice. » 8/08/12 4:00pm 8/08/12 4:00pm