Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/6/10
Penn senior midfielder Ali DeLuca has been named the women’s lacrosse Player of the Year by PhillyCollegeSports.com.
DeLuca, a first-team All-American, set school records for goals in a season (48) and a career (148) while leading the Quakers to a fourth straight undefeated Ivy League championship. She was the first Penn player to be named as a finalist for the Tewaaraton Trophy and was the unanimous selection as the Ivy League Player of the Year.
Penn’s Karin Brower Corbett was named the Coach of the Year. Brower Corbett led the Quakers to a 15-4 season and a fourth straight berth in the NCAA quarterfinals. La Salle’s Lauren McDermott (North Penn) was named the Rookie of the Year. McDermott was the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year and was second on the Explorers in scoring with 34 goals and 5 assists and led the team with 32 draw controls.
PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Ali DeLuca, Penn
COACH OF THE YEAR: Karin Brower Corbett, Penn
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: Lauren McDermott (North Penn) La Salle
Player School Pos. Class
Erin Brennan Penn A Sophomore
Jill Davis (Ridley) La Salle A Senior
Ali DeLuca Penn M Senior
Justine Donodeo Villanova M Sophomore
Giulia Giordano Penn A Junior
Amy Jackson Villanova D Junior
Katie Lawson Drexel M Senior
Chelsea Rosiek (Wissahickon) Temple M Senior
Erica Rybinski Villanova M Senior
Barb Seaman Penn D Senior
Emma Spiro Penn M Senior
Tracy Zimmer (Council Rock North) Temple D Senior
Emily Szelest Penn GK Senior
Katie Blazer Drexel D Junior
Grace Dinn Saint Joseph’s M Soph.
Becca Drylie-Perkins Drexel A Senior
Liz Fox Saint Joseph’s D Soph.
Shawna Giust Villanova D Freshman
Rachael Lasda Villanova M Junior
Courtney Lubbe (Council Rock North) Penn A Senior
Stephanie Markunas (Ridley) Temple M Soph.
Lauren McDermott (North Penn) La Salle M Freshman
Stefany McKee La Salle A Senior
Jen Peters Saint Joseph’s A Soph.
Melanie Sarcinello (Marple Newtown) La Salle M Freshman
Megan Corliss (Archbishop Carroll) La Salle GK Sophomore
Rachel Baker La Salle M Sophomore
Sarah Bauer (Bayard Rustin) Drexel D Freshman
Sarah Berger (Hill School) Villanova A Senior
Maria Bowman Villanova M Freshman
Jenna Martino Saint Joseph’s A Senior
Carly Miller Villanova A Junior
Stephany Parcell (Interboro) Temple M Freshman
Maddie Poplawski Penn M Freshman
Dorothy Schalleur (Upper Darby) La Salle D Senior
Megan Smith (Henderson) Penn A Senior
Charlotte Swavola (Cheltenham) Temple M Freshman
Kaileigh Wright Penn D Senior
Jessica Colucci Temple GK Senior