A Field Hockey Club Open to High School and Middle School Field Hockey Players in the San Diego Area



Crystal Poland

Program Director & Coach


Player Career Honors and Awards

Northeastern University (2009-2012)

Current Record Holder Career Goals (78) and Points (179)

Led Team in Season Scoring for Four Years (2009-2012)

                       Senior Year Finish Nationally Ranked 3rd in                     Goals per Game (1.40) & 4th in Points per Game (3.15)

                      Junior Year Finished Nationally Ranked 2nd in                   Goals per Game (1.23) & 5th in Points per Game (2.64)

2012 Northeast Region Player of the Year

2012 CAA Player of the Year

2011 & 2012 Preseason CAA Player of the Year

2009 CAA Rookie of the Year


First Team 2011 & 2012

Second Team 2010

All-Region (Northeast)

First Team 2009 - 2012

All-CAA (Colonial Athletic Association)

First Team 2009 - 2012

All-Tournament Team Selection 2010 - 2012

Canadian Women's Senior National Team

Test Series vs. India 2010

Test Series vs. Chile 2010

Senior Caps - 6

Team Training: 2008 - 2010

Coaching Career


                                    San Pasqual High School - Escondido, CA                                        Head Varsity Coach (for the upcoming 2014 Season)

Boston Field Hockey Club - Watertown, MA


                                      Northeastern University - Boston, MA                                         Undergraduate Assistant Field Hockey Coach

2011 - 2013

Private Coaching - Duncan, BC, CAN


   "Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard"

- Thomas A. Buckner


Alex McCluskey

Coordinator of Operations & Team Parent Rep







Wargles Field Hockey Parent since 2009

Wargles Field Hockey Team Coordincation since 2011

San Pasqual High School Field Hockey Team Parent 2012 - 2014


Professional Career

BS Ornamental Horiculture with 35 years of experience as a Park Manager including:

Horticulturist, Balboa Park - 17 years

San Diego Zoo Horticulture Dept. - 8 years

Author: Trees and Gardens of Balboa Park (2001)

Retired from Balboa Park in 2007 but continues to volunteer in their Horticulture Dept.