The Hawks – ranked 18th in the nation in the NFHCA Division I Coaches Preseason Poll released on Tuesday – will open their new campaign on Friday when they host Monmouth at Ellen Ryan Field before hitting the road for a Sunday tilt at American.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team is ranked 18th in the Penn Monto/National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division I Preseason Poll, which was released on Tuesday.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team topped the Atlantic 10 preseason poll announced by the conference office on Monday morning. In addition, four Hawks were voted onto the league's Preseason All-Conference squad.
Rising sophomore Sara Hayes of the Saint Joseph's field hockey team has been recognized for her community service participation by the Athlete CRUSH College Impact Awards, as she was named a finalist for the group's Catalyst Award.