Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/26/19
This is one of a series of previews for the 2019 Philly lacrosse season.
High School: Abington Friends School
League: Friends League
Coach: Jess Breuning
Last year’s record: 5-7 overall, finished 7th in the Friends School League
Key returnees: Ally Muller(freshman)- earned All-Friends School League Honors last season. She’s a key player that is consistently active all over the field as well as our top scorer.
Others to watch: Isabelle Newman(senior)- a key player in our defensive unit. She provides strong leadership on the field through her play and constant communication with her teammates.
Clare Rosenwinkel(senior)- an active player on both ends of the field. She puts up a tough fight for any 50/50 ball and always delivers positive energy that keeps our team going.
Coach’s outlook for 2019 season: “I’m excited to come into this season and help my team create a high intensity of playing on the field. We are working on constructing a strong defensive unit, as well as generating more speed and ball movement on the offensive end. As a team we are looking to improve our record from last year and prepare to compete in the Quaker Cup at the end of the season.”
High School: The Hill School
League: MAPL (Mid Atlantic Prep League)/Independent
Coach: Mo Gaitan, First year
Last year’s record: 2018 season, 8-8, finished 3rd in the MAPL and
Mariah Sweeny, 2019 Goalie
Tatumn Eccleston, 2019 Attacker
Hannah Spease, 2020 Offensive Midfielder
Jordan Hower, 2020 Midfielder
Lindsey Coffey 2020 Midfielder
Maddie Orsi 2022 Defensive Midfielder
Coach’s outlook for 2019 season: “We are very excited about the returning talent and the incoming athletes we have to round out our young but eager team.”