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Lacrosse - Girls' Varsity

Record: 8-7

Overview

Overview

Unwavering work ethic and commitment are the foundation of Taft’s approach, which focuses on a fast-paced, aggressive style of play. Recent varsity players have gone on to play at such top Division I and III programs as Georgetown, Boston College, UVA, Connecticut College, Babson, and Bowdoin, joining a long succession of graduates to continue their lacrosse careers at the collegiate level. The team enjoys perennial battles with great opponents such as Hotchkiss, Choate, and Greenwich Academy and looks to build upon their previous achievements in the upcoming season.

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Schedule

Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Advantage Type Details Result Score Status
vs.
Williston Northampton School
Williston Northampton School Away Details
vs.
The Hill School
Home Details Win 10-9
vs.
Canterbury School
Home Details Loss 6-7
vs.
Northfield Mount Hermon School
Northfield Mount Hermon School Away Details Loss 9-10
vs.
Kingswood Oxford School
Home Details Win 20-3
vs.
Berkshire School
Berkshire School Home Details Win 14-8
vs.
Ethel Walker School
Home Details Win 13-2
vs.
Loomis Chaffee School
Loomis Chaffee School Away Details Loss 0-15
vs.
Deerfield Academy
Home Details Win 7-6
vs.
Westminster School
Westminster School Away Details Loss 10-11
vs.
Miss Porter's School
Home Details Win 17-9
vs.
Greenwich Academy
Home Details Loss 4-14
vs.
Kent School
Kent School Away Details Win 11-10
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Sacred Heart Greenwich
Home Details Loss 5-21
vs.
Hotchkiss School
Home Details Loss 8-11
vs.
Choate Rosemary Hall
Home Details Win 14-6

Roster

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
Emilee Adami 2019 Southbury, CT
Tyler Arbuckle 2019 Bristol, CT
Eva Baurmeister 2019 Darien, CT
May Cassidy 2020 Windermere, FL
Lily Cook 2020 West Palm Beach, FL
Grace Denious 2022 Wilton, CT
Annabel Dewing 2019 Palm Beach, FL
Corinna Dorr 2019 Manchester, MA
Mohamed Doucoure 2019 New York, NY
Lucy Gretsky 2019 Westfield, NJ
Abigail Hano 2020 Winston Salem, NC
Emma Hentemann 2021 Greenwich, CT
Margaret Kahler 2022 Wayzata, MN
Julia Kunzelmann 2020 Avon, CT
Brooke Marx 2022 Denver, CO
Chase Melchionni 2022 Bernardsville, NJ
Caroline Messer 2022 Old Greenwich, CT
Chloe Meuse 2022 Ross, CA
Charlotte Powell 2019 Hopkinton, NH
Paton Roberts 2021 San Francisco, CA
Asia Rupert 2019 Greenwich, CT
Sophia Sheumack 2021 Bronxville, NY
Eliza Travelstead 2020 Litchfield, CT
Lauren Villanueva 2022 Watertown, CT
Michael Yamin 2020 Middlebury, CT

Coaches

Coaches

About Head Coach Kate Pistel

Kate came to Taft from Hamilton College, where she worked as the assistant women’s lacrosse coach and the assistant men’s and women’s squash coach. She is a graduate of Suffield Academy and was awarded the George Butler Cup for Athletics and Sportsmanship as well as membership in the Torch Society, the school’s highest award for character and integrity. Kate went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts in human development from Colby College. While at Colby, she played varsity soccer, squash, and lacrosse, and was elected captain for each of these teams during her senior year. In addition to her numerous All-NESCAC honors, Kate received The Millett Award, which is given to the top female student-athlete who has contributed the most to Colby athletics in her four years. Kate is an admission officer at Taft, also serving as assistant coach for girls’ varsity soccer, head coach for boys’ varsity squash, and head coach for girls’ varsity lacrosse. She lives on HDT2.

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Record

Record

Year Record Year Record
2006-07 6-9 2007-08 6-8
2008-09 10-5 2009-10 10-5
2010-11 11-4 2011-12 13-2
2012-13 7-8 2013-14 10-4
2014-15 7-7 2015-16 7-9
2016-17 12-3 2017-18 7-7

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