(This is one of a series of HS girls’ previews for the 2021 scholastic season)
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/11/21
Team: Bishop Shanahan
Coaches: Kacy Small (year 4), Chelsea Jamison, Steph Lukens
2019 Record: 13-5 season, 16-7 overall, District semi finals, 1st round of states.
Key Players: Michelle Warren (Rutgers), Darby Whalen (Navy), Lila Ceribelli (Elon), Liv Murphy (Temple)
Others to Watch: Lauren Young (Cabrini), Mckenna Billie (Millersville), Ellie Udo (Brown), Paris Masaracchia (Virginia Tech), Sophia Lymberis (Cincinnati), Greta Wolf (Niagra).
Coach’s Outlook for 2021: We are so unbelievably happy to be BACK on the field again as a TEAM. During the pandemic we did our share of socially distant get togethers and we are totally “zoomed out” and looking forward to competing again! We wish everyone a happy and safe SPRING LAX SEASON!
West Chester Rustin
Coach: Mike St. Clair 7th year, Asst Coach Debbie Sloan McGinnis
2019 record: 0-0
Key Players: Katie Chisholm (Sr) defense, 4 year starter, Ohio State; Lexi McClain (Jr) midfileld, 3 year starter Drexel; Ava Kane (Jr) midfield, 3 year starter, Rutgers; Kaite Ricketts (Sr) attack, 2 year starter; Lily Thompson (Sr) defense, 2 year starter; Skyler Bauer (Jr) midfield, 3 year starter
Others to watch: Jr Maddy Battersby, Soph Kaylee Vanvridervich, Sr. Marrisa Betchyk
Coach’s outlook for 2021 season: Return several key players to compete in a very competitive Ches-Mont league. Hoping to challenge for a league title