To be sure, the game of field hockey has not been immune to technical innovations, despite the game's ancient roots. Here are some ways that modernity has begin impacting the game.

* Call Terry Walsh "Captain Video." His reliance on video replays to break down aspects of hockey games, plus his willingness to give any American coach video clips, could be a boon to the way the game is coached and played

* The stick has undergone some interesting changes in the early part of the 21st Century

* How the Eastern-Emmaus field hockey series was facilitated by technology

* Amongst the ways that one umpiring group has been able to function is through the use of technology to assign games