Club Director: Cord Chipman

Cord is a level II certified USAFH Coach. He has great coaching experience and playing experience. Cord has competed on the junior and men's USA High Performance team's since he was 15. He was selected to compete in the Men's Junior National Championship multiple times. In regards to coaching experience, Cord started coaching at a young age and has coached for various clubs, USA Futures, and assisted with multiple collegiate programs and camps. Cord spent 3 years working with Liberty University Field Hockey in his undergrad as a volunteer assistant coach, and most recently he has worked with Duke's Field Hockey  program, coding their games during their 2017 season. In addition to doing Duke's video coding, Cord coded the 2017 NCAA D1 championships. Cord also has experience as a USA Futures Site Director, and he has coached for Maryland, JMU, and Duke's field hockey camps. 

Coaching Director: Mark Egner

Mark is entering his seventh year in the USA and fifth at the College of William Mary, where he is the Associate Head Coach. Mark helped the Tribe to the program’s first Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) title and a sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA in 2018, as well as to a ranked season (19th) for the first time in 13 years in 2017. Mark had success in his homeland at club, provincial and national levels – leading to a Hockey Ireland Coach of the Year nomination in 2013 – before making the move Stateside to work at Longwood University for two seasons. A holder of FIH, USA Field Hockey and Hockey Ireland Level 2 qualifications, Mark puts his teaching background to good use as USA Field Hockey coach educator. He has also worked with the American U17, U19 and U21 national teams, as well as guiding a Region 8 team to a rare National Futures Championship success in 2016.

Club Owner: Tina Chipman

Tina is the creator of Hawks Premier. Tina is a certified level II USAFH Coach. She has coached for USA Futures, high school, and middle school. She has trained numerous elite field hockey players. In addition to her USAFH certifications, she is certified as a personal trainer. Tina has a huge passion for coaching, and helping young athletes to reach their potential and have fun playing field hockey.

Strength & Conditioning Coach: Kelli Paul

Kelli Paul has over 11 years of fitness instruction experience. She created Bootcamp Fitness LLC, and provides her clients the tools and exercise methods to achieve their goals. Kelli started working with us in 2017, and she now provides our athletes with weekly conditioning sessions, as well as full conditioning packets. She helps our athletes to reach their fitness potential.

Communication/Social media Director: Elly Chipman

​Elly is a Level I certified USAFH Coach. She has spent time playing abroad in the English National Premier League for Slough. Participated on the USAFH Virginia/Mid-Atlantic high-performance teams, and played Division 1 field hockey at James Madison University and Liberty University. Elly has coached for ten years, as she started coaching when she was thirteen. Throughout her years of coaching she has coached for middle school, high school, club, USA futures, abroad, and collegiately. In 2016, Elly was a assistant coach at SNHU, a DII university, there she assisted in helping SNHU Field Hockey reach their most successful season to date.

*Elly is currently abroad in Australia 
 

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Coaching staff

ADDITIONAL MEMBERS OF STAFF: 

Coach: Kaylee Maunz

Coach: Kate Remley

GoalKeeper Coach: Jess Wiggins

Goalkeeper Coach: Hunter Wilson 

INTERESTED IN A PRIVATE LESSON?

To set up a private lesson send us an email at hawkspremierfhc@gmail.com with your coach of preference. Also send what you would like to work on! We love private lessons with our athletes, as it helps them to improve and/or learn new skills!