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2021 JV Field Hockey

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2021 JV Field Hockey

The junior varsity team is an integral part of the field hockey program, where players have regular opportunities to move up to the varsity level. Past players have gone on to play at Division I, Division II and Division III collegiate programs.

Our Varsity League Affiliations:

Walker’s field hockey program competes in the Western New England Prep School Field Hockey Association (WNEPSFHA), a division of the New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC). Walker’s is a Class “C” division competitor, and also competes in the prestigious Founders League. League competitors include Choate, Taft, Hotchkiss, Loomis, Westminster, Kent, Kingswood Oxford, and Miss Porter’s.

Team Stats

Season

Record

8 W
13 L
2 T
1 W
2 L
0 T
0 W
0 L
0 T
2 W
5 L
2 T
2 W
2 L
0 T

Schedule

Date
Time
Opponent
Location
Score
Status
09/16/2017
3:45pm
Westminster School
0-3
09/20/2017
3:00pm
Berkshire School
0-6
09/22/2017
5:00pm
Choate Rosemary Hall
0-1
09/23/2017
12:00pm
Wethersfield Youth Field Hockey
5-0
09/27/2017
4:00pm
Simsbury Recreational Team
-
09/30/2017
2:30pm
The Hotchkiss School
0-2
10/04/2017
4:30pm
The Gunnery School
3-0
10/07/2017
3:30pm
Pomfret School
-
10/11/2017
3:45pm
Miss Porter's School
-
10/14/2017
8:00am
Play 4 The CURE Play Day
-
10/18/2017
4:30pm
Millbrook School
-
10/21/2017
2:30pm
Miss Hall's School
8-0
10/21/2017
2:30pm
Kent School
-
10/25/2017
4:30pm
The Taft School
-
10/28/2017
3:00pm
Miss Porter's School
0-1
11/04/2017
3:30pm
The Hotchkiss School
-
11/08/2017
2:30pm
The Taft School
-
11/10/2021
2:30pm
Suffield Academy
-
11/06/2021
2:00pm
Kingswood Oxford School
-
10/30/2021
3:30pm
Miss Porter's School
1-0
10/27/2021
2:15pm
Taft School
-
10/23/2021
4:30pm
Kent School
-
10/13/2021
2:45pm
Williston Northampton School
-
10/09/2021
2:00pm
Pomfret School
-
10/06/2021
3:45pm
Loomis Chaffee School
0-5
10/02/2021
3:00pm
Frederick Gunn School
-
09/25/2021
3:45pm
Berkshire School
-
09/22/2021
4:30pm
Hotchkiss School
-
11/02/2019
11:00am
Kingswood Oxford School
1-1
10/26/2019
11:15am
Miss Porter's School
1-2
10/23/2019
12:15pm
The Taft School
0-7
10/19/2019
10:30am
The Kent School
-
10/16/2019
12:15pm
West Hartford Youth Field Hockey
-
10/15/2019
12:00pm
Simsbury Recreational Team
-
10/09/2019
12:15pm
Williston Northampton School
-
10/05/2019
12:30pm
Pomfret School
3-0
10/02/2019
11:45am
Loomis Chaffee School
0-1
09/25/2019
12:30pm
Wethersfield Youth Field Hockey
0-1
09/21/2019
12:00pm
Berkshire School
0-6
09/18/2019
12:15pm
The Hotchkiss School
3-1
09/11/2019
12:30pm
Wethersfield Youth Field Hockey
-
11/07/2018
11:00am
Simsbury Recreational Team
-
10/24/2018
11:45am
The Taft School
-
10/20/2018
11:30am
The Kent School
-
10/10/2018
12:15pm
Williston Northampton School
-
10/05/2018
1:00pm
The Pomfret School
-
10/03/2018
12:15pm
The Gunnery School
4-0
10/01/2018
12:45pm
West Hartford Youth Field Hockey
-
09/27/2018
1:00pm
Kingswood Oxford School
-
09/19/2018
11:00am
The Hotchkiss School
0-2
09/15/2018
11:45am
Westminster School
0-1
09/11/2018
12:30pm
Simsbury Recreational Team
1-0
11/11/2020
3:45pm
Suffield Academy
-
11/07/2020
3:00pm
Kingswood Oxford School
-
10/31/2020
3:30pm
Miss Porter's School
-
10/28/2020
4:15pm
The Taft School
-
10/24/2020
3:30pm
Kent School
-
10/17/2020
All Day
-
10/14/2020
4:15pm
Williston Northampton School
-
10/07/2020
3:45pm
Loomis Chaffee School
-
10/03/2020
2:45pm
The Gunnery School
-
09/26/2020
3:45pm
Berkshire School
-
09/23/2020
4:15pm
The Hotchkiss School
-
09/19/2020
3:45pm
Westminster School
-

The 2021 Team

Team Roster

  • Captain
  • Ella Sabelawski ’24
  • Quinn Auger ’25
  • Lily Bennett ’25
  • Catherine Chapel ’24
  • Lexi Donshik ’24
  • Kathy Fang ’24
  • Isabella Garcia ’24
  • Alexia Grech ’23
  • Addison Hall ’25
  • Nikki Mayo ’26
  • Riley Miller ’24
  • Wylma Nartey-Tokoli ’24
  • Katie O'Meara ’27
  • Shayna Orr ’25
  • Fiona Radmore ’25
  • Sorrel Reeves ’22
  • Ella Schroeder ’25

Coaches

Mimi Duran
Mimi Duran P'18

Head Coach

mduran@ethelwalker.org

860-408-4294

Mimi Duran has 30 years of coaching experience, both in independent and public schools. She began her tenure at Walker’s in fall 2007 leading an aggressive field hockey effort, winning seven CISAC League titles, six CISAC Tournament titles, and the Class C WNEPSA Championship title in 2010, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. Her teams have appeared in the WNEPSA Field Hockey Tournament in 2007, 2008, 2010, and 2014 through 2019.

Mimi most recently worked as varsity field hockey coach at Cheshire High School where her team was a finalist in the State Tournament. Prior to that, she was coach at Wamogo High School in Litchfield, CT. While coaching at Wamogo, her teams made six CIAC semi-final appearances, and won six Berkshire League Championships. Mimi is a Coach of the Year recipient from both CHSCA and CFHCA. She is a NFHCA 200 Victory Club Award recipient, and has been selected to membership in the New Agenda: Northeast Women’s Hall of Fame. In 2015, Mimi was inducted into the Connecticut Field Hockey Hall of Fame. In 2019, Mimi received recognition from the NFHCA for her 300th career win and recently was awarded the M.D. Nadal Award for Sportsmanship, given annually by heads of school and athletics directors from the Founders League.

Mimi holds a Connecticut coaching certification, Level 2 United States Field Hockey Association (USFHA) coaching certification, and is a member of the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (USFHA), the Connecticut Field Hockey Coaches Association, and a USFHA “future’s coach.” Mimi has taken nine teams to the National Field Hockey Festival and has traveled with her teams to play in Europe and South America. Several of her former players have earned Founders All-League, WNEPASFH and NEPSAC Field Hockey recognition, Regional All-American recognition, NFHCA All–Academic recognition and have played Division I, II and III field hockey at the collegiate level. Several alumnae have pursued coaching and currently coach at the high school level.

In addition to her coaching duties, Mimi Duran is Associate Athletic Director. She holds a Master’s degree in Professional Sports Management from Georgetown University.

Other Resources

Founder's League

thefoundersleague.org

National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

NCAA.org

National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Class C

NFHCA.org

New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC)

NEPSAC.org