Joy Ramsbotham




  • A three-time All-America field hockey player at Boston College (1996-98) and member of the U.S. National (1998) and U.S. Junior National (1996 and 1997) squads.
  • An accomplished defender with incredible field vision, she was twice selected¬†as Big East Conference “Defensive Player of the Year” (1997 and 1998), and named to the All-Conference team three times.
  • An equally gifted scorer, she tallied 41 goals and 18 assists (100 points) in her varsity career.
  • Boston College field hockey captured the 1997 Big East Tournament title and the 1998 regular-season conference championship. The Eagles qualified for the NCAA Championship Tournament in both years and were ranked No. 8 in the nation in her senior season.
  • Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 2005.
  • Named to Boston College’s 25 All-Time Greatest Athletes list in 2021.