Brooke DeBerdine

Penn Manor graduate Brooke DeBerdine is playing a big role on the field for Maryland field hockey in the 2018 season. The sophomore midfielder has started all 10 games this year for the third-ranked Terrapins.

Lancaster Countians Brooke DeBerdine, Rachel Robinson and Jillian Wolgemuth have been named to the U.S. Women’s National field hockey team, announced Tuesday by USA Field Hockey.

DeBerdine is a senior midfielder at the University of Maryland who played at Penn Manor High School.

Robinson, from Donegal High School and the University of Virginia, was a first-team all-American back in 2019 and was a member of the 2020 national team.

Wolgemuth, also a back, is a Manheim Central and Duke grad. She has been a member of the U.S. National U17 and U19 teams.

All three have been named to the National Field Hockey Coaches’ Association National Academic Squad during their college careers.

The Women’s National Team will begin training together in August. They will compete in the 2022 Pan American Cup, a World Cup qualifier, Jan. 20-30, 2022 in Santiago, Chile. The team will play in the FIH Hockey Pro League beginning in February.

The Women’s National Team is ranked 15th in the world. Twenty-seven of its 36 members are from Pennsylvania.

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