STX Sponsors USA Hockey Star Jill Witmer
By Community | June 6, 2014
Sporting goods manufacturer STX has announced a partnership with USA Field Hockey player Jill Witmer.
“Jill is arguably the most notable college field hockey player in the last four years and before that she dominated the high school scene, pills ” said Emily Hughes, STX Field Hockey Marketing Manager. “We are thrilled that Jill choose to align herself with STX as she competes in the World Cup. We are confident she will experience continued success as she faces international competition and her dedication to the sport will help to promote the STX brand domestically and internationally.” Currently Witmer is using the Stallion 700 as she is competing in the 2014 Hockey World Cup.
Witmer earned All-ACC Freshman of the Year honors in 2010, along with All-ACC Team in 2010, 2011, and 2012, NFHCA Second Team All-American in 2010 and 2011, and NFHCA First Team All-American in 2012. The standout forward has competed with the U-19 and U-21 Teams, traveling throughout the world, and now with the Women’s Senior National Team. Witmer will graduate from the University of Maryland this winter, after returning to College Park post world championships.
“With the start of the World Cup, I couldn’t be more excited to partner with a company that is constantly innovating to help athletes reach their peak performance,” said Witmer. “I look forward to competing internationally with STX products and I feel it is a great fit for me as I continue to pursue the next phase of my hockey career.”