After finishing last at the 2012 Olympic games in London, the U.S. women’s field hockey needed a reboot. The team packed up and moved from Southern California to central Pennsylvania.
Laura Benshoff from Here & Now contributor WHYY reports that a new coach and a new home in the mid-Atlantic paid off, both in the team’s ranking and its growing fan base.
Laura Benshoff, reporter for WHYY in Philadelphia. She tweets @LEBenshoff.