April 18, 2007
IOWA CITY –
Everybody is encouraged to attend a once in a lifetime event that will take place at Grant Field at noon on Saturday, April 28. This is a celebration of Iowa field hockey and the 20-year anniversary of the 1986 National Championship. We will be celebrating by having an alumni game, where the current Hawkeye student-athletes will compete against former players and coaches.
? Six Olympians
? One winner; nine Honda-Broderick Sports Award Nominees
? 50 all-Americans
? 64 first team all-Big Ten members
? Three Big Ten Most Valuable Players
? Five Big Ten Defensive Players of the Year
Four University of Iowa field hockey coaches will be in attendance. Dr. Christine Grant, Judith Davidson, Beth Beglin and current Hawkeye coach Tracey Griesbaum. Between the four coaches they have a combined record of 477-187-22, not to mention the birth of the program.
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