S. Jersey Field Hockey Teams to Watch
Eastern. The Vikings are loaded as they pursue their 14th consecutive state Group 4 title. Sophomore Austyn Cuneo, The Inquirer Player of the Year who scored 69 goals in leading Eastern to a 27-0 record as a freshman, is back along with Carly Celkos (27 goals), Emma Johansson, Karlee Spirit (27 assists), and top defender Erin Hoag, among others.
Camden Catholic. The Irish return eight starters from a team that went 17-5, won the Central Jersey Group 2 title, and lost a 4-3 decision to West Essex in the state final. Leading the way will be junior Tara Vittese, who had 49 goals and 24 assists last season.