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.@LongstrethLAX girls’ recruit: Pope John Paul ll 2021 MF/DEF Rathgeb commits to Shippensburg

Tuesday, 2nd June 2020

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Posted 6/2/20

Pope John Paul ll  2021 midfield/defender Annie Rathgeb has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at Shippensburg University.

Annie Rathgeb profile:

Annie Rathgeb

High school: Pope John Paul ll High School (Royersford, PA)

Grad year: 2021

Positions: Midfield, Defense

College committed to: Shippensburg University

Club team: Phantastix Lacrosse Club

Lacrosse honors: National Tournament Team Philly, Under Armour Call Back tournament, 3 year varsity

Academic honors: Honor Roll, Student Ambassador, Member of CSC, Respect Life Club and Fantastic Friends

Why did you choose Shippensburg? “I chose Shippensburg because it has so much to offer for me and has everything I am looking for on and off the field. I loved the campus and Coach (Nicole) Meehan is the best!”

Is there anything else you would like to share? “Thank you to both my parents but especially my mom for driving & flying with me everywhere to ensure I found the right fit. Also to my club coaches Lorraine Beers and Claudia Ovchinnikoff, and to all of my club and high school teammates for always supporting me and pushing me to become the best athlete I can be!!” 

Longstreth Women’s Sports, the official sponsor for girls’ recruits, congratulates Annie Rathgeb on her commitment to Shippensburg University. Longstreth specializes in equipment, uniforms and apparel for women’s sports. Longstreth carries a huge selection of all the best women’s heads, handles, goalie gear and player accessories – including shoes and apparel. Visit for directions and information.



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