DENVILLE, NJ – After two rounds of tryouts, the coaching staff of USA Field Hockey named Denville’s Margaret (Maggie) Jancerak to its 2019-20 Junior U.S. Women’s National Indoor Team.

Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA Field Hockey is the national governing body for field hockey in the United States. Jancerak is one of 20 athletes to make the junior squad.

“I am very pleased to see a much stronger depth of ability throughout the indoor program this year,” commented U.S. Women’s National Indoor Team Head Coach Jun Kentwell. “We have some very talented young players in each of our squads who will be vying for places on our 2020 Indoor Pan American Cup team. They will be led by some very experienced players who will set the standard throughout our training sessions and show our young players what is expected at the international level.”

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Jancerak currently plays field hockey for the Somerset club, Total Dutch.  Her other accomplishments include:  USA Field Hockey Futures Level 1 selection for Region 6 (2019); USA Field Hockey National Futures Championship silver medalist (2018); USA Field Hockey U-14 National Futures Championship Stars and Stripes Elite game selection (2018); AAU Junior Olympics selection (2018); and Max Field Hockey's "Top 100 Players to Watch" in the country (2018).

A lifelong Denville resident, Jancerak is a freshman at Morris County School of Technology in Denville.

 

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