Sign up for the youth field hockey travel team

| 21 Jun 2012 | 09:07

    WEST MILFORD — Calling all girls! If you really love field hockey or would like to learn the game, then this is the team for you! West Milford Community Services and Recreation is once again sponsoring the Field Hockey Youth Travel Team. It is open to girls entering grades 5 through 8, in Sept. 2012. Games will be played on Saturdays from Sept. 8 to Nov. 3 at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. or 3 p.m. Practices will take place every Monday from Aug. 20 to Oct. 29 at Kilgallen Field from 4:30 to 6 p.m. There will be some home games this season and some away games in Bloomingdale, Butler, Mountain Lakes, Montclair, Wayne, Montville, Ramsey, and the Passaic-Bergen County area. Car pooling is recommended - no transportation is provided.

    Registration and payment is due to the West Milford Community Services and Recreation Office by July 9, 2012. Although the registration deadline is July 9, the actual closing date could be earlier if the team reaches 18 paid participants prior to the deadline. So what are you waiting for? The time to sign up is right now! The cost for West Milford residents is $130; $140 for non-residents. The fee includes uniform loaner, league fees, officiating, quality coaching, practice sessions, and field use. Players are required to bring a stick, ball, mouthguard, shinguards, soccer cleats, field hockey approved goggle eye wear and water to all practices and games. Detailed information and schedule will be provided after registration closes.

    To register, go to for the registration form. Complete all parts of the registration form and mail it with full payment to West Milford Community Services and Recreation, 1810 Macopin Road, West Milford, NJ 07480. Make the check payable to West Milford Community Services and Recreation. For registration information, call Community Services and Recreation at 973-728- 2860. Any questions about the program, email Coach Rieder-Provost at