Kailee Lammers (Dakota Ridge) and Madeline Mason (Fossil Ridge) headline a group of eight freshman and one transfer bolstering The University Denver women’s lacrosse team roster. Both Lammers and Mason were All-State performers in high school.
The three DeRose sisters from Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in Gaithersburg, Maryland, and one player each from Minnesota, New Jersey, and New York round out the freshman class.
In addition to the eight freshman, sophomore Mackenzie Wallevand has transferred to Denver from Fresno State. Wallevand a proven D1 talent who can help out in all aspects of the game. She earned the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Rookie of the Year award and was named to the All MPSF Team. She finished her freshman campaign with 19 goals, 10 assists, 29 points, and 47 shots. She also grabbed 51 draw controls, 15 ground balls, and caused 26 turnovers.
The new Pioneers are listed below.
|3||Abby Buczek||5-6||Fr.||Wyckoff, N.J. / Ramapo High School|
|10||Taylor DeRose||5-4||Fr.||Gaithersburg, M.D. / Our Lady of Good Counsel|
|12||Grace DeRose||5-4||Fr.||Gaithersburg, M.D. / Our Lady of Good Counsel|
|17||Kailee Lammers||5-7||Fr.||Morrison, Colo. / Dakota Ridge High School|
|21||Kayla DeRose||5-7||Fr.||Gaithersburg, M.D. / Our Lady of Good Counsel|
|27||Mackenzie Wallevand||5-7||So.||Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif. / Mater Dei High School|
|28||Alexa DiCaprio||5-6||Fr.||Schenectady, N.Y. / Guilderland High School|
|44||Madeline Mason||5-7||Fr.||Fort Collins, Colo. / Fossil Ridge High School|
|88||Chloe Lewis||5-8||Fr.||Minnetonka, M.N. / Minnetonka High School|