Field Hockey

Field hockey winds down season on strong note

The Lady Indians’ field hockey season may have turned into a somber one this year, but they proved this week that they aren’t going down without a fight as they kept Sussex Central winless with a 3-1 victory on Tuesday.

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Thursday, October 29, 2009 - 5:58am

Lady Indians pick up second win in field hockey

It took the Lady Indians’ field hockey team from mid-September to Oct. 20 put another tally in the win column, but they may have found the momentum they’ve been searching for to close out the season. Indian River had only scored two goals in...

Thursday, October 22, 2009 - 6:43am

IR field hockey takes lumps, but keeps game close

The Lady Indians have faced a tough field hockey schedule of late, and although they are coming out on the bottom side of the games, they are still taking each game in stride and pulling the positives from each and every one.


Wednesday, October 7, 2009 - 2:58pm

IR alumnus rocks field hockey at Lynchburg

When an Indian River athlete goes above and beyond in their sport, it is noteworthy. When they take that skill and excel at the collegiate level, it is extraordinary. And Jordan Warrington, now a sophomore at Lynchburg College, has done precisely...

Thursday, October 1, 2009 - 6:19am

IR field hockey starts season on positive note

The Lady Indians’ field hockey team is already shaping up for an improved season this year, and by Tuesday afternoon’s practice, they had only played one game. Scoring and recovery were on second-year head coach Julene Williamson’s mind this year...

Thursday, September 17, 2009 - 6:49am

Field hockey season coming together for IR

Lady Indians’ field hockey will get off to a busy start next week, as they prepare for three games in five days, just a week after their last scrimmage. The tightly knit team has been hard at work, and seniors Bridget Wilgus and Taylor Wharton...

Thursday, September 10, 2009 - 6:39am

IR field hockey readies for season with scrimmages and play days

The field hockey team at Indian River High School is already showing ambition and strength through play days and scrimmages. With plenty of fresh faces and some returning athletes, head coach Julene Williamson is gearing up for what she hopes...

Thursday, September 3, 2009 - 6:27am

Field hockey wraps up tough year

The field hockey season came to a chilly end for the Lady Indians at Sussex Tech last week as they fell to the Ravens, 2-1, closing out their year.

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Janel Cubbage scoots the ball downfield last Thursday in...

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 - 3:01pm

IR field hockey sticks it to Central, earns first two wins of season

It’s taken Indian River’s varsity field hockey team nearly half the year to capture their first win of the season, but now that they’ve found their footing, the team is rolling through, set on finishing strong and perhaps yielding themselves a...

Thursday, October 16, 2008 - 7:35am

IR field hockey takes another blow

Progressively improving teamwork and utilizing that teamwork don’t seem to be paying off yet for the Indian River field hockey team. After falling to Dover in their season-opener a week ago in the last two minutes of the game and letting a second...

Thursday, September 18, 2008 - 7:10am

IR field hockey coming together as a team

If this past Wednesday’s scrimmage was a foreshadowing of what’s to come for Indian River’s field hockey team, coach Julene Williamson shouldn’t have much concern. The Lady Indians shut out Stephen Decatur 8-0 in the pre-season face-off, showing...

Thursday, September 4, 2008 - 7:34am

IR field hockey aims for improved season with new coach

For Jolene Williamson, field hockey has become much more than a game. It has become a passion and a lifestyle. Now, stepping onto Indian River High School’s field for the first time as the head coach, she’s hoping to make a difference in the...

Thursday, August 21, 2008 - 6:01am

IRHS field hockey looks for strong finish on season

The Lady Indians varsity field hockey team continued their winning ways on Oct. 16 with a 2-0 shutout over rival Sussex Central.

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Erin Warner drives upfield toward the Sussex Central goal in IR’s shut-out...

Friday, October 19, 2007 - 9:53am

IRHS field hockey aims to build on strengths

After three games, the Indian River Lady Indians varsity field hockey team is still searching for its first win.


Jenna McKone hustles to clear a loose ball near the Indians’ goal.


Friday, September 21, 2007 - 5:26am

Harker takes the reins for IR field hockey

The last two seasons have been difficult for the Indian River varsity field hockey team. Each year they’ve had a new coach, and each year they’ve failed to make it past the first round of the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association state...

Saturday, July 7, 2007 - 7:14am

IR field hockey slips in first round of state tourney

The ladies of the Indian River field hockey team were definitely the underdogs going into the state tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 8, against the undefeated Vikings of Cape Henlopen. And history seemed to repeat itself as the Indians fell 0-1,...

Thursday, November 9, 2006 - 7:00pm

Field hockey stays optimistic as season winds down

The cold dry air and nipping winds couldn’t discourage the Indian River field hockey team in its commanding 5-0 win over Dover. The victory came as a welcome change after the three straight losses the team had suffered, including a conference...

Thursday, October 26, 2006 - 8:00pm

Field hockey team coming together

Despite earning their second loss in a 2-0 loss to Milford on Sept. 12, Indian River’s head field hockey coach felt confident that a week’s worth of preparation for their next match would be enough to get the team over the hump and into the...

Thursday, September 21, 2006 - 8:00pm

Field hockey team off to a rough start

Field Hockey at Indian River has had a slow start this year. They’ve had field concerns that postponed a match against Milford on Sept 13 and have since dropped two games in a row, to Tatnall and Cape Henlopen.
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Thursday, September 22, 2005 - 8:00pm

Field hockey looks to get over the hump

Last year’s .500 season was a bit of a disappointment according to Indian River’s Head Field Hockey Coach Pativa McKean, but with so much senior leadership on the field, the Lady Indians should thrive in 2006.
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Thursday, August 25, 2005 - 8:00pm