Field Hockey Quartet Named to NFHCA All-Region Teams
Field Hockey Trio Garners All-Big Ten Recognition
McCallister Scores Two as Field Hockey Edges OSU in Regular-Season Finale
McCallister, Smith Selected to National Field Hockey Senior Game
McCallister, Guttman Shine in Field Hockey Win Over New Hampshire
Fifth-year senior Ainsley McCallister scored two goals and senior Emy Guttman added another as No. 12 Michigan claimed a 3-2 decision over New Hampshire in its regular-season home finale.
U-M rallied for a 2-1 win to take first place in the Big Ten from Northwestern.
MGoBlue.com counts down the top plays in Michigan Athletics during the month of September.
Six different goal-scorers propelled U-M to a 6-1 home win over UC Davis.
The Wolverines will rely on depth and experience for the 2013 season, which begins with a road contest on Aug. 31 versus Massachusetts.
#10 Michigan 4, Delaware 1
Fifth-Year Senior (2014) ... Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region first team ... All-Big Ten first team ... Selected for NFHCA Senior Game ... Started all 20 games ... Led Wolverines with a career-best 18 assists ... Ranked second in Big Ten with 0.90 assists per game ... Matched career-best six goals, scoring five in U-M's final six games ... Netted first-half goal vs. #10 Northwestern in Big Ten semifinals (Nov. 7) ... Assisted on game-winner vs. Rutgers in quarterfinals (Nov. 6) ... Scored both U-M goals, including game-winner at 68:27, at Ohio State (Nov. 2) ... Contributed to all three goals, scoring two, in a 3-2 win over New Hampshire on Senior Day (Oct. 26) ... Assisted on both U-M goals vs. #9 Northwestern (Oct. 17) ... Posted three assists in U-M's 3-1 win at #10 Iowa (Oct. 10) ... Assisted on U-M's game-winner at Indiana (Oct. 3) ... Scored game-winning overtime goal at 74:12 at #6 Penn State (Sept. 19) ... Recorded two assists against VCU (Sept. 14) ... As a defensive midfielder, contributed to three straight shutouts at home (Sept. 6-12) ... Posted a career-best four helpers vs. Central Michigan (Sept. 7) ... Assisted on both goals in home opener against William & Mary (Sept. 6).
Senior/Junior (2013) ... Longstreth/NFHCA All-West Region first team ... All-Big Ten first team ... Started all 20 games ... Recorded a career-high six goals ... Assisted on U-M's first goal vs. Indiana (Nov. 3) ... Registered a first-half goal vs. Pacific (Oct. 26) ... Scored goals in back-to-back games vs. Michigan State (Oct. 11) and Central Michigan (Oct. 13) ... Earned an assist in the second half vs. Ball State (Oct. 6) ... Scored goals in back-to-back games against Missouri State (Sept. 27) and #12 Northwestern (Sept. 29) ... Posted two assists at William & Mary (Sept. 20) ... Recorded a second-half goal vs. UC Davis (Sept. 15) ... Assisted on the game-winning goal vs. #16 Louisville (Sept. 14) ... Earned assists in back-to-back games vs. #14 UMass and Maine (Aug. 31-Sept. 1) ... One of three team captains in 2013.
Summer 2013 ... U.S. Junior National Team ... Contributed to Team USA's seventh-place finish at the Junior World Cup in Monchengladbach, Germany ... Played in all six Junior World Cup games.
Junior (2012) ... Redshirted 2012 season ... Appeared in two games ... One of four team captains in 2012.
Sophomore (2011) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award (2011) ... Started all 22 games for the Wolverines at midfield ... Was third on the team with eight assists ... Had a pair of helpers in the win over Central Michigan (Sept. 9) ... Scored her first goal of the season in the Northwestern win (Oct. 7) and added another goal a day later against Yale (Oct. 8) ... Had an assist in the 5-0 win over Ball State (Sept. 17) ... Assisted on the first goal in the 4-2 win over Indiana (Oct. 30) ... Assisted on a goal in the Big Ten Tournament final game against Penn State (Nov. 6) ... Earned her first career start in the North Carolina game (Aug. 27) ... Dished out her first career assist in the Wake Forest game (Aug. 28) ... Had a shot attempt at Maryland (Sept. 4).
Freshman (2010) ... Appeared in seven games in a reserve role her freshman season... Scored her first collegiate goal in a 6-0 win over Quinnipiac (Sept. 19) ... Also had three shots on goal in the Quinnipiac win ... Attempted six shots on the year and had two in the Maine (Sept. 2) game.
Prep ... Graduated from Huron High School (2010) ... National Honor Society ... Three-year letterwinner ... Team captain in 2009 ... Michigan High School Field Hockey Association All-Division first team (2008-09) ... Two-time runner-up in state tournament (2008-09) ... Voted team most valuable player in 2009, two-time best offensive player (2008-09) ... Also earned three letters in soccer and two letters in basketball.
Club/Junior Team ... Team Michigan (2008) ... National Hockey Festival pool J champion (2009).
National/International ... Participated in USA Field Hockey Futures (2006-09) ... Took part in 2010 National Futures Championship.
Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology, majoring in movement science ... Born on April 15, 1992 ... Daughter of Benjamin and Betsy McCallister.