follow us on...

Girls’ HS previews: Ches-Mont’s Unionville, Bishop Shanahan

Tuesday, 26th March 2019

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Previews, Posted 3/26/19
This is one of a series of previews for the 2019 Philly lacrosse season.

High School: Unionville High school

League: Chesmont

Coach: Suzanne Sheehan, 3rd year (37 – 6)

Last year’s record: 24-2l, 2018 PIAA 3A State Champions

Key returnees:
Emma Malone, Sr. Captain, Attack
Kelly Brown, Jr. Captain, Defense
Mina Scott, Jr. Captain, Midfield
Mauria Blair, Jr. Midfield
Shannon Garvey, So, Midfield

Others to watch:
Madi Holt, Sr. Attack
Casey Baughan, Jr. Defense
Lily Niemkiewicz, Jr. Attack
Riley Glackin So. Attack

Coach’s outlook for 2019 season: “We have a young and inspired team this year. Many of our players witnessed greatness as Unionville girls lacrosse made school history and won a state championship in 2018. Entering into the 2019 season, this team is inspired to continue down the path of success. We’ve had a successful off season of fall ball and indoor. We’ve found strong and motivated players to fill role that became vacant after the 2018 season, by filling in these roles with new players will allow us to have another successful season.”

High School: Bishop Shanahan

Head Coach: Kacy Small

League: Chest Mont

Last year’s record: 11-7; 2nd round of districts

List key returning players: Seniors Jessica Gorr (goalie), Gianna DeCesaris (mid), Jess Holowsko (mid), Juniors Monica Manley (A/M), Maddy Parke (Def), Tara Wier (Def), Claire Hoffman (Def)

Key newcomers: Sophomores Michelle Warren (M/A) and Darby Whalen (D/M)

Coach’s outlook: “We lost a few close games last year and we are looking to flip those Losses into the Win column this year.”

Tags: ,


Latest Headlines