Elisabeth “Betsy” Wilson

Betsy Wilson was the athletic director at Moravian Academy for 14 years. During her tenure, she established solid relationships with local schools, which paved the way for membership in the Colonial League.

While here, she coached girls' basketball at the Middle School and varsity level, as well as varsity softball. She has been an official for 50 years in field hockey, basketball, and softball, and has been inducted into both the Lehigh Valley Softball Hall of Fame and Lehigh Valley Basketball Hall of Fame. She was also the first umpire to be inducted into the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

Wilson has worked with members of the PIAA staff and Board of Directors for over 25 years particularly in the areas of officiating and field hockey rules interpretation. According to the PIAA Executive Director, “Betsy has unequivocally helped raise the standards of field hockey officiating as we know it today, both on a statewide and national level.”

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