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Bowdoin’s ‘Field Hockey of Dreams’ (Portland Press Herald) Archives

Co-captain Cathleen Smith '13

Co-captain Cathleen Smith '13


Polar Bears know of the powerhouse that is the women’s field hockey team, with its three national titles in four years – “the most successful college sports team in Maine,” writes the Portland Press Herald, but “virtually unrecognized outside their passionate fan base.”

Sports writer Steve Solloway introduces the uninitiated to the “electric” mix of talent, coaching and fan exuberance.