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Philly boys’ H.S. previews: Central League’s Penncrest, Marple Newtown

Friday, 13th March 2015

Categories Boy's/Men's, High School, Previews, Posted 3/13/15
This is one of a series of previews for the 2015 Philly lacrosse season


Head Coach: Wayne Matsinger 16th YearPL Boys' HS previews

Last year’s record, accomplishments: 25-1 Central League Champions, 11-0 PIAA State Champions

Returning Starters:
Drew Hanna Att. SR
Alex Bonnett Att. Jr
Ryan Kinnard Mid. Jr
Dan Bullitt Mid. Sr
Matt Young Mid. Sr
Ryan Granger Def. Jr.
Ryan Schultz Def. Jr
Kevin Delaney Def. Sr
Zach Kaut LSM Soph.

Top Newcomers:
Colin Speer Att. Sr
Nate Reagle Att. Sr.
Spencer Hespenhide Att. Sr.
Pat Gorman Mid. Sr
Pat McLaughlin Mid. Sr
Bill Vanleer Mid. Sr
Nick Whalen Mid.Sr
Quin McIntyre Mid.Jr
Zach Groses Mid. Jr
Tim Parsons Mid. Jr
Mike Paul Mid. Jr
Devan Sloane Mid. Jr
Rob Bond Def. Sr
Geryson Nelson LSM Sr
Zach Granger Def. Soph
Kasta Pahides Def. Soph
Steve Nolan G. Jr
Dylan Boyer G. Sr

Outlook for 2015 season: “We are going to be a different team in 2015, very experienced on Defense and Attack. If things go well and some guys step up at midfield we hope to be contending again for the Central League and to make States. We will see from there!”

Marple Newtown High School

Head Coach: Mike Miller, 3rd year

Last year’s record: 7-11

Key returnees:
Vince Ciavardelli (defense)
Tom Higgins (attack)
Tyler Kostack (attack)
Eric McKelvey (defense)
Billy Morgan (midfield)
T.J. Reiley (midfield)
Noah Turner (defense)
Steve Viola (defense)
Christian Xitas (attack)

Outlook for 2015 season? “Our team is focused and hungry. We are excited to compete in the always strong Central League as well as our challenging out of conference schedule. Marple Newtown is looking to make a statement this year.”

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