2017 Conestoga Girls Lacrosse Team Wins Sportsmanship Award

Congratulations to the 2017 Conestoga Girls Lacrosse team on earning second place honors for the 2017 PIAA Sportsmanship Award presented by KIND Bars. Another first for #stogagirlslax – so proud of these girls! “Sportsmanship is probably the clearest and most popular expression of morals. Sportsmanship is a thing of the spirit. It is timeless and endless, and we should strive to make it universal to all races, creeds, and walks of life.” -The Discovery of Morals

2017 Banquet Video

2017 Banquet Video. Thank you to Scott Growney, Julie Bucher, and other parents for photos.

Alumna Spotlight: Catie Smith (2013) named iwlca first-team all-american

From http://www.cornellbigred.com/news/2017/5/17/womens-lacrosse-catie-smith-named-iwlca-first-team-all-american.aspx GRAND LAKE, Colo. — After a record-setting year on the Cornell backline, senior defender Catie Smith has been named a First-Team All-American, the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association announced on Wednesday. Smith is just the fourth player in program history to earn first-team honors and the first since Sarah Averson in 2003. This is the second straight year that Smith has been named an All-American, as she was named an IWLCA Third-Team All-American in 2016. The 2017 Ivy League Defender of the Year, Smith was named to the IWLCA All-Northeast Region First Team last week and on Tuesday Read more…

2017 Banquet

2017 Banquet

Memory Book Tribute Ads

Can’t believe it’s that time of year again already! Tribute Ads for the memory book are available. Deadline: MAY 3, 2017. Click the link below for more details: http://www.conestogagirlslacrosse.com/?page_id=2372

Scott OT goal lifts @stogagirlslax past @shgirlslaxx, 9-8

From phillylacrosse.com By Harry Chaykun Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 4/18/17 By the end of last week’s spring break, Conestoga senior midfielder Liz Scott was tired. By the end of the second half of Tuesday night’s Central League showdown with Strath Haven at Teamer Field, Scott was tired of worrying about whether the defending PIAA champion Pioneers would find themselves out of first place in the Central League. Scott won the overtime draw, took the ball to goal and scored, giving top-ranked ’Stoga (9-1, 5-0) a thrilling 9-8 victory over a much-improved Haven (8-1, 4-1) squad that has established itself as a league Read more…

Girls’ lacrosse: @stogagirlslax overcomes adversity to defeat @HarritonLax

From phillylacrosse.com Thursday, March 30, 2017 By Harry Chaykun Dana Cicchitti They gave up three goals and were held scoreless in the first half of the game. Then, they lost one of their leading scorers and key possession players on draws in the first minute of the second half The Conestoga Pioneers reacted to what could have been serious adversity and bounced back to earn a 15-8 Central League decision over visiting Harriton at Teamer Field Thursday afternoon. Greta Stahl (four goals, two assist) scored twice and Lauren Binnion added a goal to give Harriton a 3-0 lead with 12 Read more…

Girls’ lacrosse: @stogagirlslax downs Springfield-Delco, 14-10, in Central League opener

From phillylacrosse.com Amelia Kienzle, Scottie Rose Growney Wednesday, March 29, 2017 By Harry Chaykun Amelia Kienzle didn’t start all of Conestoga’s games during the Pioneers’ state championship season last spring. Scottie Rose Growney couldn’t play for the Pioneers in 2016 while she recovered from knee surgery. The pair shook off a disappointing first half Wednesday afternoon and helped the defending Central League and PIAA champions open league play with a 14-10 decision over host Springfield-Delco at Halderman Field. Kienzle tallied three goals in the second half while Growney got her two goals and two of her three assists after the Read more…

Coupon Book Fundraiser

Help support Stoga Girls Lax *AND* local merchants! Check out our 2017 coupon book fundraiser: http://www.conestogagirlslacrosse.com/?page_id=2286

Alumnae Spotlight: Sondra Dickey (2016)

Patriot League Rookie of the Week!