Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/29/13
The South Jersey 1 team placed third Sunday in the US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament at Lehigh University.
South Jersey finished 4-2 overall, defeating DC Metro 2, 12-10, in the third-place consolation. South Jersey also excelled in defeat to eventual champion DC Metro 1, falling, 8-7, in the final 30 seconds.
South Jersey’s Marie McCool, a junior at Moorestown, was named as one of nine finalists for the prestigious heather Leigh Albert Award as the top Schoolgirl player in the tourney. McCool was one of nine players from Moorestown, which is undefeated this year (21-0) and plays today in the South Jersey Group III championship game at home vs. Notre Dame. The Quakers are ranked No. 1 by Phillylacrosse.com and No. 3 in the nation by TopLaxRecruits.com.
The national tournament squad was coached David Schlesinger and Bob Henderson.
The South Jersey team included:
Gianna Bowe 2015 Clearview Regional High School Attack
Jessica Dadino 2014 Moorestown High School Attack
Sierra Slack 2014 Eastern Regional High School Attack
Kierstyn Voiro 2014 Moorestown High School Attack
Mackenzie Groark 2014 Delran High School Defense
Maggie Handlan 2015 Moorestown High School Defense
Anne Keim 2014 Moorestown High School Defense
Dana Smith 2014 Princeton High School Defense
Francesca Angeleri 2014 Moorestown High School Midfield
Melanie Becker 2015 Moorestown Midfield
Sydney Dalmass 2014 Moorestown Midfield
Grace Fallon 2014 Red Bank Catholic High School Midfield
Olivia Harpel 2014 West Windsor Plainsboro North Midfield
Elizabeth Jacobs 2014 Princeton High School Midfield
Emilia Lopez-Ona 2014 Princeton High School Midfield
Marie McCool 2014 Moorestown High School Midfield
Kayla Pruitt 2014 Moorestown HS Midfield
Caroline Shinske 2014 Shawnee Midfield
Lily Argyle 2015 Shawnee High School GK
Brittany Read 2014 Eastern GK