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About the Coach

Coach Kristen Notaro comes to Excel with eight years of youth coaching experience. As a player, Kristen led Methacton High School to a State Championship, then earned All-American, All South Region, and All ACC honors at the University of Virginia. She was captain of her team as a senior and one of 50 players named to the 50th Anniversary ACC Field Hockey team.  Kristen was inducted into the Methacton High School Hall of Fame in 2007. Kristen also started the Girls on the Run program at Episcopal Academy and has coached the program for the past five years. She is very enthusiastic about the positive benefits of sports on mind, body and spirit.



Field Hockey

Join Coach Kristen Notaro and her team of coaches at Field Hockey Camp this summer!

Skills You'll Learn

  • Stickwork: grip, technique, dynamic moves

  • Shooting: flicks, drives, short grip, wrist shots

  • Defensive Skills: grip, positioning, footwork

  • Team Concepts: transition game, passing lanes, building the play, team defense


Sample Schedule

  • 9 a.m. Skill Session focused on individual development

  • 11 a.m. Specialty Session (i.e. Nutrition, team building, body awareness training, guest speaker)

  • 12 p.m. Lunch

  • 1:30 p.m. Scrimmage Session focused on game concepts