Protecting their turf; Field Hockey is ready for the next challenge

Will this be the year that Southington finally upends some of their early season competition? Will they be able to lock up a postseason berth before the cold weather arrives so that their annual late season push becomes a way to jockey for tournament seeding?

Luddy has already increased the conditioning so that her Knights are prepared for the fast turf contests. The skills have already improved as the Knights practice on the perfectly manicured surface.

Come out and give them a second look.

“We’ve had a lot of playing time on the turf during practice,” said Luddy. “We’re going to have a lot of games on it, and we’re ready. They know that the field is there for them to use, and we’re really excited about it.”

Let the games begin…

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