By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/13/08
Four Philadelphia girls are listed on the watch list and among the top 40 rising seniors by Inside Lacrosse.
The magazine cited Abington goalie Alisha Aquilino, Episcopal Academy midfielder Sammi Arbitman, Strath Haven midfielder Emily Garrity and Notre Dame midfielder Kelly McCallion on the watch list.
Aquilino was a first-team All-American last year and a first-team Phillylacrosse.com selection who led Abington to a tie for the Suburban One National Conference championship and a berth in the District 1 Class AAA quarterfinals. Aquilino is condering several Division I schools in Philadelphia.
Arbitman guided Episcopal to the Inter-Ac league championship and was named as a second-team All-American and to the second-team Phillylacrosse.com squad. She has committed to Johns Hopkins.
Garrity led Strath Haven to the District 1 Class AA semifinals and already has amassed 292 goals and 165 assists in her career. A first-team All-American and first-team Phillyacrosse.com pick, she has committed to North Carolina.
McCallion was a first-team All-American and a second-team Phillylacrosse.com choice who led the Irish with 81 goals.