Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/28/12
First-year UC Davis coach Kate Henwood – the Garnet Valley and La Salle grad who guided Garnet Valley to consecutive state championships in 2011-12 – has one Philly grad on her roster as she gears for her first season at UC Davis.
Freshman midfielder Sam Axenroth, a Central Bucks East grad, was a Second Team All-Suburban One Continental Conference pick last year.
Henwood guided the Jaguars to a 24-3 mark in 2012, capped by a 10-9 overtime win over Strath Haven in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) championships game. The Jags were ranked by every national poll and finished as high as No. 5 by Inside Lacrosse.
In 2011 she also led the Jags to 24-3 mark and the school’s first state crown. She was named Phillylacrosse.com Coach of the Year.
Overall, Henwood’s three-year mark at Garnet Valley was 59-14.