With the 2012 London Summer Olympics set to commence in 11 days, Princeton field hockey’s Julia Reinprecht ’14 and Katie Reinprecht ’13 have been preparing for their U.S. debut at the Games. The Reinprechts, who are part of the 16-player Team USA roster, received their official Olympic uniforms this past weekend in San Diego, Calif.
The U.S. will face a tough slate in its Olympic Pool B play, made up of No. 2 Argentina, No. 3 Germany, No. 6 New Zealand, No. 7 Australia and No. 12 South Africa. The squad will open the Summer Games with Germany on Sunday, July 29. Following pool play, the semifinals will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 8 and the gold medal game will be played on Friday, Aug. 10.