Middle School Interscholastic Team 8TH GRADE:

This program is for 8th graders who attend a middle school without a field hockey program. The DFHC team competes against local middle schools that have field hockey programs. Season runs late August through October. Dates, location & times will be posted on the DFHC calendar. Players cannot be on a current middle school team and DFHC at the same time. FALL 2020 registration NOW OPEN.

COST: $425 (includes reversible pinnie)

Location: Kent Denver School - Horn Turf Field

Schedule: Located on the Calendar tab, includes all practices and games (transportation to games is not provided by DFHC)

DFHC program requirements:

  1. You must have a current USAFH membership

  2. You must be a current DFHC member

  3. You must read and sign DFHC's Waiver and Code of Conduct form

Equipment for practices:

  • Footwear appropriate for turf and grass fields

  • Field hockey stick

  • Field hockey shin guards (not soccer shin guards – they are too small and will not be permitted by the officials)

  • Mouth guard (Required)

  • Goggles are not required until high school and are up to the discretion of players and parents at the middle school level. We recommend players have goggles so that they are accustomed to wearing them when it becomes mandatory in high school.

Equipment for games:

  • Players will need everything listed for practices.

  • Players will be provided a team jersey for games

  • Players will need to have a black skort (you can find these at any sporting goods store), a pair of black field hockey socks and a pair of white field hockey socks, without stripes.