Ally Hammel

Ally Hammel

Hometown: Duxbury, MA     Position:Defense     Number: 21

Stick: Grays GR8000 Dynabow Field Hockey Stick

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2019
Joined the U.S. Women's National Team

BOSTON UNIVERSITY HIGHLIGHTS

2018
NFHCA/Longstreth All-American First Team
NFHCA Northeast Region Player of the Year
NFHCA All-Northeast Region First Team
Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year
All-Patriot League First Team
Most Outstanding Player - Patriot League
Championship Patriot League All-Tournament Team
2017

NFHCA/Longstreth All-American First Team
NFHCA Northeast Region Player of the Year
NFHCA All-Northeast Region First Team
Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year
All-Patriot League First Team
Patriot League All-Tournament Team

PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

How old were you when you first started playing?
I was 12 years old
Who was your favorite athlete growing up? (can be any sport)
Mia Hamm
What's your go-to pregame meal?
PB&J sandwich and a banana
What is your favorite pump-up song?
Popstar by Drake
Describe your playing style in no more than three words?
Creative, Consistent, Strong
What is your secret talent?
I'm a pretty good cook
What is your favorite movie?
Miracle
What fictional character would you love to meet?
Meredith Grey from Grey's Anatomy
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A Marine Biologist
What do you do when you're not playing field hockey?
Cooking or watching a movie
What is your favorite food to cook?
Chicken Parm!
What is your favorite motivational quote?
"Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her."- Mia Hamm
What is the best piece of advice you've ever received?
Trust your instincts and play with joy
What is your favorite place to travel to?
Back home to Duxbury, MA
Cake or pie?
Cake
Pineapples on pizza?
YES
Beach house or cabin?
Beach house
What is your favorite field hockey memory?
Playing my first cap against Argentina in Buenos Aires

 

Ally Hammel
Ally Hammel