LANCASTER, Pa. – Three players with Duke ties represented the Red, White and Blue during the U.S. women’s national team’s test series last week against No. 15 Chile. The four-match series was held at Spooky Nook Sports, the home of USA Field Hockey.
In the series opener April 9, Blazing saw time in goal as the U.S. tied Chile, 2-2. The squad earned a 6-0 shutout April 11 before posting a 5-1 win last Friday. Paolino provided a diving finish on a cross by Kathleen Sharkey for Team USA’s fourth goal of the contest.
The U.S. wrapped up the final game of the test series Saturday, emerging with a 1-1 tie. Fee was integral in helping the squad earn its first penalty corner opportunity of the contest.
Team USA will play a final test series against Argentina June 10-17 in Tucuman, Argentina before traveling to London for the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup July 21-Aug. 5.