Jim McHugh

Mickey Johannes

Seasonal Pursuit Coach

Lucrezia (Grace) Manzione

Pursuit Co-Founder & Co-Director

Meet the coaching staff:

Pursuit Co-Founder & Co-Director

Seasonal Pursuit Coach

We are in pursuit of YOU! 

Playing Highlights
- Graduated from Honesdale High School in 2013 and received 4 Varsity Field Hockey letters
- Played a variety of positions from defense, midfield, to center mid / center forward
- Served as a team captain for two years
- Played on the 2012 National Indoor Tournament team
- 2012 District 2 AAA Silver Medalist (first team in school history to medal)
- Received an All-State Nomination and High School All-American Academic Nomination
- Set several statistical school records, including 10 different records ranking in the top 3.
- Received several team awards including best defensive player, best midfielder, most versatile player, game MVPs, Players award, Coaches award, and All-Star award.
- Ranked #22 in the Wyoming Valley Conference in League Scoring Leaders

Coaching Highlight:
- Served as a volunteer coach for Honesdale's Varsity and JV field hockey team in 2014/15
- Served as the Honesdale's JV field hockey coach for the 2016 season
- Coached various ages at Wayne Country Commissioner's Field Hockey Camp for the past 7 years
- Mickey has been a tremendous help and has been apart of pursuit since the beginning. Her personality, experience, and dedication is contagious!

Other fun facts about Coach Mickey
- Graduated from Lackawanna College in 2016 with an Associates in Science, majoring in their Physical Therapist Assistant Program - Currently works as Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.
- Her real name is Mychaela and she loves that she is still able to share and pursue her passion for the game of field hockey.

Qualified, seasonal Coaches will be added to the Pursuit Team as our programs & athlete populations grow, including current competitive college players and retired collegiate all-stars from Division I, Division II and Division III Programs. 

If you are interested in being apart of the coaching staff at Pursuit,

please contact Becca & Grace @PursuitFieldHockey@gmail.comfor further discussion!

Coaching Experience:
-Coached Field Hockey Summer Camps at East Stroudsburg University.
 -Honesdale Jr High Field Hockey Coach - Upon Graduation from East Stroudsburg University in 2012, Grace started coaching at Honesdale, where she coached for 3 years; 2 years as head coach.
-Wallenpaupack Varsity and JV Assistant Field Hockey Coach for the 2015 season.

- Wallenpaupack Jr. High Coach, 2017 - 2019 .

- Honesdale Varsity Assistant Coach 2019 - present.
- Coordinated, Organized, and instructed the annual Wayne County Commissioners Field Hockey Camp, building the campers status to record numbers.
- USA Field Hockey Certified Level 2 Coach

- Regional USA Futures Field Hockey Coach

Field Hockey Playing Experience:
- Played and graduated from Honesdale in 2008. High School Team Captain. Earned Best Midfielder and Defender Awards as a Hornet. 
- Played all 4 years at East Stroudsburg University as a defender. In her sophomore year, ESU was Top PSAC Finish, and went to NCAAs where Grace started as a key defender in all games.
- Spent time during summer of 2010 in Holland, traveling Europe and playing with / against professional FH teams, attended and learned through clinics.
- National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) National Academic Squad
 - Athletic Director’s Honor Roll: For achievement as a scholar athlete at ESU
- Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Scholar-Athlete Award
-  NCAA Scholar Athlete
- Played on all defensive and offensive corners, was the team stroker, and had 3 game winning goals her senior season, graduating in 2012.

Related Experiences:
- ACE Fitness Professional, Certified Personal Trainer
- ACE Sports Conditioning Specialist ​

- ACE Fitness Nutrition Specialist

- ACE Function Training Specialist

- 1st Phorm Sponsored Trainer

Field Hockey Highlights
- Six Years NCAA Collegiate Coach with PAC Conference Championships = 1 National Championship & 1 National Runner Up
- Named Northeast Regional Coach of the Year DIII
- PIAA and Collegiate NCAA Official for over 25 Years
- Played for Men’s Greenwich Field Hockey Club (NYC’s #1 Men’s Club)
- Played for USA’s Men’s Olympic Developmental Squad
- Played on USA’s National Development Teams for Olympic Festival
- Invited to USA Men’s Olympic National Team Tryouts
- Former Wyoming Valley Conference Chapter Official Organization President, Grievance Officer and Rules Interpreter

Becca Maciejewski  

​All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them... 

Pursuit Field Hockey, LLC 

Coaching Highlights:
- Coaching Field Hockey at the High School Varsity Level for 14+ years
- Earned Honesdale it's best record in school history (32 years) in 2012, making a district championship appearance and earning a silver medal, which was also the first time Honesdale had ever played in a Championship Game
- Selected to Coach the Scholastic Team, representing NEPA, for the Keystone State Games in 2013
- Qualified for USA Field Hockey National Indoor Tournament in 2012 and competed in the National Festival in Virginia Beach
- USA Field Hockey Certified Level 2 Coach
- USA Field Hockey Futures Coach
- Coached and helped place 21 (and counting) Collegiate Athletes from DIII, DII and DI Programs since coaching at Honesdale

- 2020 USA Recognition: Grow the Game Award
Playing Highlights:
- College: Centerback Defender for East Stroudsburg University for 4 years 

- Played for a National Championship in 2001, finishing as a National Runner Up but setting collegiate school history as the 2001 team was the best in ESU's school history
- ECAC Championship
- USA Field Hockey National Outdoor Festival in Palm Beach Florida
- All American (1st Team)
- All PSAC Player (1st Team)
- STX National Senior All Star - Louisville, KY National Senior All Star Game
- Collegiate Team MVP
- Inducted into ESU's Hall of Fame in 2012

​- NCAA Scholar Athlete

-High School:  Midfielder for Honesdale High School earning Best Midfield, Best Offensive, Team MVP, WVC 1st Team All Star, Citizens Voice 1st Team All Star, Team Captain and set several statistical school records.