Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/21/18
This is one of a series of previews for the 2018 Philly lacrosse season
Bishop Shanahan High School
Head Coach: Jon Heisman, 8th year at Shanahan, 28th year overall
Last year’s record: 14-5, lost in 1st round of Districts 8-7 in OT to Radnor
Return all but 3 starters who graduated.
Top newcomers: Owen Murray freshman middie; and Colin Gukwa, freshman defense.
Coach’s Outlook for 2018: “We are looking to be competitive in league and district play.”
Unionville High School
Coach: Steven Holmes, 1st year
Will Ciccarelli Sr Midfield, Zach Lawrence Sr Attack, Garett Rogers SR f/o, Aegean Cuylan Sr Defense, JB Bowers Sr Defense, Owen Rogers Sr Goalie
Others to watch: John Quillman SR midfield, JP Benintende SR LSM, Mark Raffety SR Midfield, Andrew Edgington Sr Midfield, Ben Snook Sr D-mid, Drew Lenkaitis JR attack
Coach’s outlook for 2018 season: “So far in the off-season and the start of spring, the boys have done everything asked of them thus far. We have a lot of work to do in a short period of time with a tough schedule, new system and staff, and a lot of seniors contributing. We have potential but everyday is crucial in growing as a team.”