Trinity College field hockey sophomores Gina Dinallo and Payson Sword have been selected for the 2009 Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-American First Team, while Bantam junior midfielder Robyn Williams was named to the Longstreth/NFHCA All-American Second Team. Dinallo and Williams were named to the womensfieldhockey.com Division III All-American First Team, and Sword earned a spot on the womensfieldhockey.com All-American Second Team. All three also joined junior forward Christy Bradley on the 2009 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference First Team and the NFHCA Division III All-New England West Region First Team, while sophomore Dinallo, a goalkeeper, was named the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Year. Dinallo and Williams were additionally named to the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III New England All-Star First Team, while Williams was also the ECAC Division III New England Defensive Player of the Year, and Bradley and Sword both graced the ECAC Division III New England All-Star Second Team.
Meghan Ryan '10
|The Trinity field hockey squad, coached by Anne Parmenter (ninth season), posted its best record since 1997 at 16-3 overall (tied College record for wins) and reached the finals of the NESCAC Championship Tournament for the first time. The Bantams defeated Connecticut College and Bowdoin in the league tournament, both by 2-1 scores, before dropping a 3-2 loss against Tufts in the finals. Trinity qualified for the NCAA Division III National Championship Tournament for the second consecutive season and downed Middlebury in the NCAA Second Round after receiving a first round bye. The Bantams lost, 5-1, at Ursinus in the NCAA Quarterfinals.|