Parker Ford, PA (PRWEB) March 03, 2014
Longstreth Sporting Goods is extremely pleased to announce that Allison Lokey has been hired as Field Hockey Manager. Alli will be a key member of the Longstreth Field Hockey Management Team. “We are very excited to have Alli join our team,” says John Schaefer of Longstreth. “She has a demonstrated track record of success both as a player and a coach in the sport of field hockey. She brings great enthusiasm to her work and she is driven to succeed. I am confident she will further our commitment to support female athletes and to provide world-class customer service to our hockey customers.”
“I am thrilled with the opportunity to lead the hockey group at Longstreth. I love field hockey, and I have been a long time customer of Longstreth both as a player and a coach. Longstreth has a great presence in the marketplace, and I can’t wait to continue the mission started by Barbara Longstreth to expand the sport and provide young players the best opportunities to succeed,” says Ms. Lokey, who joins the Longstreth team on March 3.
Alli graduated from Temple University in 2008, and has a Master’s degree from Duquesne University in Sports Leadership. She was a four-year starter, and two-time Captain (2006 and 2007) for the Temple Field Hockey team. As a midfielder, Alli was named second team Longstreth/NFHCA All American in 2007 and was the Atlantic 10 Conference Offensive Player of the Year. She was first team Longstreth/NFHCA All Region in 2006 and 2007, and was named three times to the All Atlantic 10 Conference first teams. Over her last two years, Temple had a combined 28-13 record and was regular season Atlantic 10 Champion in 2007.
Alli has coached at the collegiate and club level in field hockey. She has been an assistant coach for six years at Division III Swarthmore College under Lauren Fuchs. Additionally, Alli has coached the last six years for the XCalibur Field Hockey Club out of Pottstown, PA, primarily at the U19 level.
Longstreth Sporting Goods has been dedicated for more than 30 years to encouraging and developing women’s sports. While specializing in Field Hockey, Lacrosse, and Fastpitch Softball, Longstreth can also outfit almost any team or athlete. Located approximately 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia, PA, Longstreth supplies uniforms, equipment, footwear, and training gear for female athletes across the United States. Visit http://www.longstreth.com to see the full selection of products.