With the 2017 Liberty field hockey season wrapped up, LFSN reporter Nick Pierce caught up with Liberty Field Hockey Head Coach Nikki Parsley to take a look back at the year.
In Parsley's first year at the helm, the Lady Flames finished the season with an 8-11 overall mark and final national ranking of No. 23. Liberty finished runner-up in the BIG EAST regular season standings with a 5-2 mark, earning the No. 2 seed for the 2017 BIG EAST Field Hockey Championship at Providence.
The Lady Flames defeated No. 3 seed Old Dominion, 3-1, in the semifinals before falling to No. 1 seed and eventual national champion UConn in the title game.
2017 Season Highlights