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U16 Orange and Blue Compete at NIT

This past weekend, Aim traveled with two U16 teams, Orange and Blue, to the National Indoor Tournament (NIT) at the Spooky Nook in Lancaster, PA. Both teams earned a spot at this competitive tournament at the Louisville Qualifier in January.  At the NIT, teams are placed into pools and all teams play 5 games throughout the weekend.  Tournament games were ... Read More »

Aim Summer Camp dates and cost!

Mark your calendars, Aim has finalized the dates for our Summer 2017 Preseason Prep Camp and Junior Prep Camp! Dates are July 24th-July 27th at Sportport. High School Preseason Prep Camp, for 9th-12th grade, will run from 8am-12pm. The cost will be $235. Junior Prep camp, for grades 1st-8th, will run from 1pm-4pm. The cost will be $175. Sign up ... Read More »

Food For Thought

An Open Letter to My Dad, who Makes Me Want to Quit Sports  “Dad, I don’t want to tell you how to parent or anything, but sometimes I feel like your love is conditional upon how the game goes.” Read Article “When we win, everything is great, but whenever we lose, or I have a bad game, it seems like ... Read More »

Aim Welcomes Casey McGowan

On January 9, Aim welcomed Casey McGowan to our full-time staff!  Casey moved to St. Louis from her hometown of Chalfont, Pennsylvania to work at Aim.  She is our Youth Director and will become a familiar face to the Aim and field hockey community in St. Louis.  Casey graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) in December of 2015, where ... Read More »

U16s and U19s Head to Qualifier

This upcoming weekend, Aim will send two U16 teams (Orange and Blue) and two U19 teams (Orange and Blue) to the National Indoor Qualifier in Louisville. The four teams will be traveling in hopes to gain a spot at the National Indoor Tournament.  U16 Nationals will be held in late February in Richmond, VA and the U19 Nationals will be ... Read More »

New Grow the Game Equipment from USA Field Hockey

Aim just received some amazing sticks, cones, and balls from USA Field Hockey and Harrow. We are so excited to use them in our League programs as well as any elementary or middle school programs looking to introduce the sport of field hockey to their student athletes. Please contact us if you are interested in getting your school involved. Read More »

Thanksgiving Spirit

On November 5, the three Aim teams that will be attending the Shooting Star Tournament in Virginia came together to grow together and give back.  We participated in a team building program designed by Team Builders Plus called Wheels for the World.  Led by Team Builders Plus facilitators, the Aim girls built bicycles for kids.  First, they had to earn the ... Read More »