Mansfield University has recruiting class of 12 incoming freshmen for women
MANSFIELD After losing six starting seniors that led the Mansfield University field hockey team to its first postseason in a decade, sixth year coach Brittany Hansrote has retooled the rebuilt program with a recruiting class of 12 freshmen.
are thrilled to welcome the 2020 class into our program, Hansrote said. is another large class after bringing in nine freshmen last year. This will add depth and a wide variety of talent to the roster. There are a couple of all state players joining our squad again this year, which we saw the positive impact it had last season for our program bringing in that caliber of athlete.
The Mounties finished the 2019 season with the most wins in a season since 2001 (12 7, 6 4 PSAC), earning the program first postseason appearance since 2010, earning two NFHCA All American selections and placing five players on the PSAC All Conference team.
expect to see some new faces vying for some serious playing time this season, as we are excited about transitioning into a new era as a program after losing a strong senior class, Hansrote added. have all the confidence in what this fall team can and will accomplish moving forward. I am eager to develop them and am extremely excited to see what we produce on the field as a team. She led her division as a senior with 18 goals.
Lewis was a three year letterwinner and was a captain as a goalie at LakeForest and was an all state selection. She had 268 career saves, allowed just 53 goals with an 84% save percentage and notched 24 shutouts, including nine as a senior.
Evans played as a forward, midfielder and defender at Wyoming Valley West and was a state champion in 2019 and runner up in 2017. She was also a member of the 2017 18 USAFutures team.
Bell played at Akron High School and was a three year letterwinner while earning accolades as a first team all star and section champion. She was a state semifinalist in 2017 and led the team in scoring as a senior.
Robertson led her team in scoring all four years at HollandHighSchool and was an ECIC all star selection in 2017 and 2018.
## ## Stine played as a midfielder and defender at EasternLebanonCounty High School and was an All Section all star and Defensive Player of theYear as a senior.
Tice was a midfielder at Bishop McDevitt and a three year letterwinner. She was a Mid Penn all star selection twice and was a two year USAFutures member.
Laily was an All Conference all star and was part of Conestoga Valley first ever league champion in 2019.
Price was a three year letterwinner at midfield at Warwick.
Kleinfelter was a four year LancasterLebanon League all star selection at Cedar Crest and was named to the LancasterLebanon All County team in 2017.
Stroup played at Greenwood and helped the team win its first state title in 2017. She was a first team all state selection and All League TriValley pick in 2018.
Eberly was a first team all star and was a second team all state selection her senior year and earned honorable mention honors as a junior at Conestoga Valley.