Congratulations Katie Wuerstle, Kent State!

Commitment Story by PhilaFH:

Class of 2020
Perkiomen Valley
Mainline Mayhem
Midfield/Forward

College Commitment: Kent State University
NCAA Division I / MAC
committed June 3, 2019

Intended major: Undecided

On choosing Kent State: “Kent State offered everything I was looking for in a school. The campus is beautiful and spacious, and there is a lot of opportunity in different areas of study. The Kent State field hockey program has a strong history and a great coaching staff that made me feel comfortable.”

Other colleges considered: Catholic, LaSalle, Temple, Towson

Field hockey honors: 2017 Pioneer Athletic Conference 2nd Team, 2017 PA All-State Honorable Mention, 2017 Perkiomen Valley Coaches Award, 2018 Pioneer Athletic Conference 2nd Team, 2018 PA All-State 2nd Team, 2018 Perkiomen Valley Coaches Award, 2019 Winter Escape Top Performer

Best field hockey moment: “Scoring the game-winning goal last year in the state playoffs to advance our team into the PA state quarterfinals for the first time in over ten years.”

Field hockey goals: “My goals are to continue to better myself as a field hockey player, and to help Kent State compete for the MAC championship.”

Wuerstle’s shout-out: “I would like to thank all of the coaches I’ve had over the years for developing me as a player. I would especially like to thank my high school coach Erik and club coaches Hannah and Alex. I would also like to thank all the amazing teammates I have played with and for the support of my family. Lastly, I want to thank Coach Kyle and Coach Caitlin for giving me this amazing opportunity!”

The Main Line Field Hockey Club

The Main Line Field Hockey Club (“Mayhem”) is the first field hockey club to offer advanced skills development in the heart of the Main Line of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. MAYHEM is about MORE than just field hockey. It’s about building confidence in young women that will change their lives, and it’s about coaches who are not only experts in their craft but who serve as role models.