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Top 25 field hockey players to watch in 2015

Newsday's Peter Cappiello picks 25 field hockey players to watch during the fall 2015 season. (Players are listed in alphabetical order.)

HANNAH ARKIN

Hannah Arkin New Hyde Park, F, 5-1, Jr.
Credit: James Escher

Hannah Arkin

New Hyde Park, F, 5-1, Jr.

Goal scorer and an accurate passer.

TAYLOR BRODSKY

Taylor Brodsky Rocky Point, M, 5-0, Sr. Field
Credit: James Escher

Taylor Brodsky

Rocky Point, M, 5-0, Sr.

Field general committed to play at LIU Post.

MICHAELA BRUNO

Michaela Bruno Garden City, M, 5-6, Sr. Controls
Credit: James Escher

Michaela Bruno

Garden City, M, 5-6, Sr.

Controls the game with superior stick skills and vision.

FRANKIE CONKLIN

Frankie Conklin North Shore, G, 5-6, Jr. Aggressive
Credit: James Escher

Frankie Conklin

North Shore, G, 5-6, Jr.

Aggressive and athletic, challenges opponents.

MADDY CONKLIN

Maddy Conklin North Shore, M, 5-5, Sr. Plays
Credit: James Escher

Maddy Conklin

North Shore, M, 5-5, Sr.

Plays with grace and finesse.

SHAWN DAVENPORT

Shawn Davenport Ward Melville, D, 5-7, Sr. Has
Credit: James Escher

Shawn Davenport

Ward Melville, D, 5-7, Sr.

Has committed to play field hockey for Northeastern next season.

CHRISTY DAVIS

Christy Davis Baldwin, F, 5-6, Sr. Had 14
Credit: James Escher

Christy Davis

Baldwin, F, 5-6, Sr.

Had 14 points (11 goals) last year.

SHANNON DOHERTY

Shannon Doherty Newfield, M, 5-5, Sr. Moves the
Credit: James Escher

Shannon Doherty

Newfield, M, 5-5, Sr.

Moves the ball well, starts offensive rushes.

ARIANNA ESPOSITO

Arianna Esposito Miller Place, F, 5-7, Jr. Had
Credit: James Escher

Arianna Esposito

Miller Place, F, 5-7, Jr.

Had 15 points (8 assists) last season.

ELISSA FREIN

Elissa Frein Carle Place, F, 5-5, Sr. Led
Credit: James Escher

Elissa Frein

Carle Place, F, 5-5, Sr.

Led Long Island with 59 points last season.

TAYLOR GLADD

Taylor Gladd Garden City, M, 5-5, Jr. Played
Credit: James Escher

Taylor Gladd

Garden City, M, 5-5, Jr.

Played in the USA Junior Olympic Games this summer.

GABRIELLA LORENZO

Gabriella Lorenzo Sachem North, F, 5-2, Sr. Third
Credit: James Escher

Gabriella Lorenzo

Sachem North, F, 5-2, Sr.

Third in Suffolk scoring with 26 points last year.

REBECCA MARKLIN

Rebecca Marklin Smithtown East, M, 5-3, Sr. Above
Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Rebecca Marklin

Smithtown East, M, 5-3, Sr.

Above average athlete and team leader.

KELLY MCKEVENY

Kelly McKeveny Sachem East, D, 5-4, Jr. Has
Credit: James Escher

Kelly McKeveny

Sachem East, D, 5-4, Jr.

Has been a varsity defender since eighth grade.

BAILEY MCNAMARA

Bailey McNamara Clarke, M, 5-4, Jr. Skilled player
Credit: Handout

Bailey McNamara

Clarke, M, 5-4, Jr.

Skilled player moved from forward to midfield this year.

ANNA MONTICK

Anna Montick Oyster Bay, G, 5-4, Sr. The
Credit: James Escher

Anna Montick

Oyster Bay, G, 5-4, Sr.

The four-year starter is a leader.

CAITLYN O'CONNOR

Caitlyn O'Connor Massapequa, F, 5-5, Jr. The two-way
Credit: James Escher / James Escher

Caitlyn O'Connor

Massapequa, F, 5-5, Jr.

The two-way forward led the team in scoring last year.

LAUREN PAOLANO

Lauren Paolano Cold Spring Harbor, F, 5-9, Sr.
Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Lauren Paolano

Cold Spring Harbor, F, 5-9, Sr.

Versatile player; can fit at forward, midfield or defense.

NOELLE PERAGINE

Noelle Peragine Northport, 5-7, F, Sr. Had 16
Credit: James Escher

Noelle Peragine

Northport, 5-7, F, Sr.

Had 16 points (10 goals) last season.

KRISTIN ROBERTO

Kristin Roberto Miller Place, M, 5-4, Sr. Third-year
Credit: James Escher / James Escher

Kristin Roberto

Miller Place, M, 5-4, Sr.

Third-year returner, hustles back on defense.

NICKIE SCIULLA

Nickie Sciulla Rocky Point, F, 5-9, Sr. Scored
Credit: James Escher

Nickie Sciulla

Rocky Point, F, 5-9, Sr.

Scored five goals in her season debut.

ANA SHERWOOD

Ana Sherwood Pierson/Bridgehamton, M/F, 5-5, Jr. Had 37
Credit: James Escher

Ana Sherwood

Pierson/Bridgehamton, M/F, 5-5, Jr.

Had 37 points (26 goals) last year as a sophomore.

CARA TROMBETTA

Cara Trombetta Sachem East, F, 5-5, Sr. Defending
Credit: James Escher

Cara Trombetta

Sachem East, F, 5-5, Sr.

Defending Long Island Player of the Year, committed to Florida for lacrosse.

SOPHIA URRUTIA

Sophia Urrutia Carle Place, F/M, 5-2, Sr. Had
Credit: James Escher

Sophia Urrutia

Carle Place, F/M, 5-2, Sr.

Had 27 points (17 assists) last year.

SARAH WEPPLER

Sarah Weppler Manhasset, F, 5-6, Jr. Scoring threat
Credit: Handout

Sarah Weppler

Manhasset, F, 5-6, Jr.

Scoring threat from anywhere in the front line.

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