Girls Lacrosse National Tournament Team Announced

Following a tryout on March 11, 24 young women (including two alternates) were selected to the 2017 Orange County National Tournament Team. Twelve high schools are represented on this year’s team. The members of the 2017 National Tournament Team are listed below.

# First Last School Position
1 Lauren Kilger Foothill Attack
2 Cassandra Barragan Great Oak Attack
3 Campbell Case SMES Attack
4 Niki Miles SMES Midfield
5 Aidan Pike SMCHS Midfield
6 Hennessey Evans Trabuco Hills Midfield
7 Quinnlyn Mason Aliso Niguel Midfield
8 Sydney Payne Mater Dei Midfield
9 Joslyn Simaan CDM Midfield
10 Cailin Young SMES Midfield
11 Tess Keiser Mater Dei Midfield
12 Ava Brand Foothill Midfield
13 Ashley Stokes Foothill Midfield
14 Natalie Matteson SMCHS Midfield
15 Megan Vandenburg SMES Midfield
16 Nina Sandler Los Alamitos Defense
17 Vanessa Topete Foothill Defense
18 Gianna Danes Mater Dei Midfield
19 Carly Tobias Beckman Midfield
20 Ashley Rende Mission Viejo Defense
21 Ashley Olson CDM Goalie
22 Rebecca Nailon Foothill Goalie
23 Shay Hefft San Clemente Midfield
24 Jamie Ko Mater Dei Midfield

Led by coaches Kate Hick (Foothill High School) and Lauren Ciccomascolo (Tesoro High School), the National Tournament Team will travel to New England for the experience of a lifetime.  The team will participate in the Women’s National Tournament at Yale University in New Haven, CT and attend the NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Final Four in Boston.  Players must be nominated as described below to participate in the tryouts.