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Girls' Soccer - Varsity

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Overview

Overview

2015 New England Class A Semi-Finalist
2009 and 2010 New England Class A Quarter-Finalists

Taft’s girls’ soccer program has been a part of Taft Athletics for more than 30 years. The varsity team competes in the Western New England Prep School Class A League and has had many appearances in the New England Finals in its history, including four New England titles.

The team's goal is to prepare all girls that put on a Taft jersey to play soccer at the highest level. A focus is put on technical development, tactical awareness, and emotional maturation everyday. All Taft players will develop in all three facets every season so the team will achieve at the highest levels of New England soccer. The importance on progress and process translates into determination, grit, and improvement in all facets of a player's life, not just on the soccer field. Taft soccer alumnae are prepared to succeed, both in skills and attitude, at the collegiate level and beyond.

The Taft soccer program has placed many players in some of the top programs in the country on the DI and DIII levels. To continue their athletic careers in the past five years, alumnae have chosen Carnegie Mellon, Colby, Colorado College, Connecticut College, Dartmouth, Franklin & Marshall, Hamilton, Lehigh, Middlebury, Occidental, Penn State, Sewanee, St. Lawrence, Union, and Williams.

Email Head Coach Robert Madden

Schedule

Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Advantage Type Details Result Score Status
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Holy Cross High School
Home Scrimmage Details
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Newtown High School
Newtown High School Away Scrimmage Details CANCELLED
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Suffield Academy
Home Details
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Sacred Heart Greenwich
Sacred Heart Greenwich Away View Recap Loss 1-2
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Berkshire School
Berkshire School Away Scrimmage Details Win 6-0
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Berkshire School
Home Details
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Rye Country Day School
Home Details
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Loomis Chaffee School
Loomis Chaffee School Away Details
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Greenwich Academy
Home Details
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Hopkins School
Home Details
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Miss Porter's School
Home Details
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Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall Away Details
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Williston Northampton School
Home Details
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Deerfield Academy
Home Details
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Northfield Mount Hermon School
Northfield Mount Hermon School Away Details
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Kent School
Kent School Away Details
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Westminster School
Home Details
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Ethel Walker School
Ethel Walker School Away Details
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Kingswood-Oxford School
Kingswood-Oxford School Away Details
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Hotchkiss School
Home Details

Roster

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
1 Claudia Torres GK 2019 Santo Domingo
2 Halle Wagner M 2020 West Hartford, CT
3 Patience Kum F 2021 Takoradi
4 Susanna Adams M/F 2022 Herndon, VA
5 Natalie Hodak D/M 2021 Waterbury, CT
6 Alexandra Preziotti D 2021 New York, NY
7 Kyra McNerney M 2020 Southbury, CT
8 Sophie Webb F 2019 Waterville, ME
9 Erina Piri D/F 2019 Watertown, CT
10 Emilee Adami M 2019 Southbury, CT
11 Anna Koziol M 2020 Middlebury, CT
12 Liz Barré M 2019 Ithaca, NY
13 Elly MacKay D 2020 Madison, CT
14 Kristina Cornelio D/M 2020 Auburn, ME
15 Amanda Graziano M/F 2021 Middlebury, CT
16 Piper Desorcie D 2020 Westford, VT
17 Madelyn Lander D 2019 Morgantown, WV
20 Paton Roberts M/F 2021 San Francisco, CA
21 Elise Moreira D 2022
22 Caroline Messer M/F 2022 Old Greenwich, CT
23 Kayla Thomas M 2020 Watertown, CT
30 Eliza Ford GK 2022 Middlebury, CT
Celine Anyaegbunam Manager 2021 Niskayuna, NY
AJ Davidson Manager 2020 Lake Forest, IL
Sam Milardo Manager 2020 Lyme, CT

Coaches

Coaches

About Head Coach Robert Madden

Rob graduated from Amherst College after four years at Taft. While in college, he captained the varsity soccer and lacrosse teams and was selected to the Second-Team All-NESCAC soccer team. Graduating with a degree in Spanish, Rob rejoined the Taft community as a Spanish teacher and sports information director in 2007. Rob served as head coach for girls’ varsity soccer for three years and assisted boys’ varsity lacrosse for four years. He then left Taft to pursue a Master of Science at the Mark H. McCormack School of Sports Management at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. While at UMass, Rob assisted the Amherst College men’s lacrosse team, working primarily with the defense. Rob returned to Taft in 2012 as a member of the admissions team, and assumed his current role of co-director of athletics in 2013. He currently head coaches girls' varsity soccer and assists boys’ varsity lacrosse. Rob lives on campus with his wife, Kara Zarchin, two children, Conor and Laurel, and dog, Quinn.

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Record

Record

Year Record Year Record
2006-076-5-42007-089-5-1
2008-094-7-42009-109-7-1
2010-11 10-3-4
2011-12 7-3-5
2012-13 7-7-2 2013-14 4-10-3
2014-15 5-8-3 2015-16 12-5-2

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