Headlines Top Girls Lacrosse Post Season Awards

St.Margaret’s senior  is the US Lacrosse Orange County Chapter Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year.  Young finished the year with 64 goals, 26 assists, 113 draw wins, 43 groundballs, and 18 takeaway for the Tartans, leading them to their first county and Southern Section championships since 2008. Young was also named an All-American and was one of four Tartans to be named to the All County First Team.

Holly Reilly was named the Coach of the Year. She started coaching the Tartans in 2014, and led the Tartans to an 18-1 record this season. The 18 wins are the most wins in team history.

Aliso Niguel senior Quinnlyn Mason received the Jackie Pitts award. The Jackie Pitts Award recognizes Mason’s off-the-field accomplishments including her academic excellence and commitment to community service.  According to US Lacrosse, “This award recognizes a graduating senior in each chapter who truly honors the game of lacrosse, is invested in the development of the game in her community, is an exceptional player who continually strives to improve her game, and is an exemplary member of her team. She exemplifies the spirit of the game, on and off the field. Academically, she is an outstanding student and a valued role model in her school.”

The full list of US Lacrosse All Americans, All Academics and All County honorees is presented below:

Coach of the Year: Holly Reilly – St.Margaret’s

Player of the Year: Cailin Young – St.Margaret’s

Jackie Pitts: Quinnlyn Mason – Aliso  Niguel

All American:

  • Cailin Young – St. Margaret’s
  •  – Foothilll
  • – St.Margaret’s
  • Hennessey Evans – Trabuco Hills
  • – Foothill
  • Quinnlyn Mason – Aliso Niguel
  • Sydney Payne – Mater Dei

    All Academic:
  • Tess Keiser – Mater Dei
  • – Santa Margarita
  • – Mater Dei
  • – Foothill
  • Joslyn Simaan – Corona Del Mar
  • Emily Suh – St.Margaret’s
  • – Mater Dei

First Team All County

  • Cailin Young – St.Margaret’s
  • – Foothill
  • Maddie Barkate – St.Margaret’s
  • Ashley Stokes – Foothill
  • Quinnlyn Mason – Aliso Niguel
  • Sydney Payne – Mater Dei
  • Tess Keiser – Mater Dei
  • Katelyn Murphy – Santa Margarita
  • – Mater Dei
  • – St.Margaret’s
  • – Foothill
  • – St.Margaret’s
  • Hennessey Evans – Trabuco Hills
  • – Foothill

Second Team All County

  • Bridget Cain – San Juan Hills
  • – University
  • – Trabuco Hills
  • Carly Tobias – Beckman
  • – Beckman
  • Gianna Danese – Mater Dei
  • Delaney Knipp – Newport Harbor
  • – St.Margaret’s
  • – Tesoro
  • Joslyn Simaan – Corona Del Mar
  • Caroline Farley – Newport Harbor
  • Aliso Niguel
  • – San Clemente
  • Aidan Pike – Santa Margarita
  • Leah Olson – Tesoro

Third Team All County

Honorable Mention 

Teran Rodriguez
Teran Rodriguez has been a member of the MaxLax family for three years (going on four).