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07/15/19 – NFHS Partners with USA Field Hockey on Two Online Courses

July 12, 2019 Field Hockey Blog Updates


Field Hockey Coaches & Administrators:

The NFHS and USA Field Hockey have partnered for two online educational courses that are now available at

Coaching Field Hockey: Goalkeeping” is a sport-specific course that demonstrates the skills, techniques, and tactics of playing the goalkeeper position in field hockey. The course consists of five main units: “Equipment,” “Basic Principles of Positioning,” “Kicking Skills,” “Aerial and Glove Saves” and “Communication, Set Plays, and Coaching Tips.”

The NFHS and USA Field Hockey have also partnered for the “Coaching Field Hockey” course that was recently revised. This interactive course covers the skills, techniques, and tactics necessary for individual and team development.


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The Kentucky High School Athletic Association was organized in 1917 and is the agency designated by the Kentucky Department of Education to manage high school athletics in the Commonwealth. The Association is a voluntary nonprofit 501(c)3 organization made up of 280 member schools both public and private. The KHSAA sanctions 44 state championships in 13 sports and 5 sport-activities, licenses and trains over 4,000 officials, provides catastrophic insurance for its more than 70,000 member school student-athletes, as well as overseeing coaching education and sports safety programs.


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