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Lacrosse - Girls' Varsity

Record: 4-3

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.

Email Head Coach Kate Pistel

Schedule

Schedule

Opponent Date Time Location Advantage Type Details Result Score Status
vs.
Williston Northampton School
Home Details
vs.
Canterbury School
Canterbury School Away Details Loss 6-7
vs.
Northfield Mount Hermon School
Home Details Win 11-9
vs.
Kingswood Oxford School
Kingswood Oxford School Away Details Win 11-8
vs.
Berkshire School
Home Details Win 12-8
vs.
Ethel Walker School
Ethel Walker School Away View Recap Win 13-3
vs.
Loomis Chaffee School
Home View Recap Loss 6-5
vs.
Deerfield Academy
Deerfield Academy Away Details Loss 5-15
vs.
Miss Porter's School
Miss Porter's School Away Details
vs.
Westminster School
Home Details
vs.
Greenwich Academy
Greenwich Academy Away Details
vs.
Kent School
Home Details
vs.
Convent of the Sacred Heart
Convent of the Sacred Heart Away Details
vs.
Hotchkiss School
Hotchkiss School Away Details
vs.
Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall Away Details

Roster

Roster

# Name Position Class Hometown
2 Elliot Adair 2019 Grand Cayman
4 Natalie Witkowski 2018 Cheshire, CT
6 Courtney Wandelt 2018 Redding, CT
7 Jamie Howie 2018 Aspen, CO
8 Emma Hentemann 2021 Greenwich, CT
9 Eva Baurmeister 2019 Darien, CT
10 Charlotte Powell 2019 Hopkinton, NH
11 Annabel Dewing 2019 Palm Beach, FL
12 Asia Rupert 2019 Greenwich, CT
14 Kristina Cornelio 2020 Auburn, ME
15 Kaitlyn Piechnik 2018 Chatham, NJ
16 Julia Kunzelmann 2020 Avon, CT
17 Corinna Dorr 2019 Manchester, MA
18 Carolina Salvatore 2021 New Canaan, CT
19 Emilee Adami 2019 Southbury, CT
20 Paton Roberts 2021 San Francisco, CA
23 Sadie Pollack 2021 Greenwich, CT
24 Abigail Hano 2020 Winston Salem, NC
25 Eliza Travelstead 2020 Litchfield, CT
29 Melody McAtee 2021 Greenwich, CT
31 Lily Cook 2020 West Palm Beach, FL
Margaret Milardo 2020 Lyme, 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
2006-076-92007-086-8
2008-0910-52009-1010-5
2010-11 11-4
2011-12 13-2
2012-13 7-8 2013-14 10-4
2014-15 7-7 2015-16 7-9

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