The Crescenta Valley girls lacrosse team, ranked No. 9 in the preseason coaches poll, will be led in the 2018 season by captains Madeline Heeg, a senior midfielder, Lexi Ballard, a junior attack and Kimberly Foster, a senior defender.
Falcons coach Boz Crowther provided bios on his three team leaders:
Madeline Heeg, senior, midfield: Four-year starter, two-year Scholar Athlete, 2017 first-team All-League, 2016 second-team All-League, LA roster for US Lacrosse Women’s National Tournament. Awarded Female Athlete of the Year by the Character and Ethics Project. In addition to playing lacrosse, Madeline runs an animal service program at CVHS.
Lexi Ballard, junior, attack: Three-year starter, two-year Scholar Athlete, 2016/17 second-team All-League. Lexi also serves as the ASB Junior Class Secretary for CVHS.
Kimberly Foster, senior, defender: Four-year starter, three-year captain, 2016/2017 first-team All-League, 2015 second-team All-League. Kimberly volunteers as an assistant coach for Tribe Lacrosse (middle school) and also as a coach for four special-needs soccer teams.