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  Mary Fran Riffel is a Temple University Graduate from the School of Tourism and Hospitality Management, with a BS in Sports and Recreation Management and Event Planning. While attending Temple University, Mary Fran played for the Division I Women's lacrosse Team. She helped her team to Four Atlantic 10 Championships and Four NCAA appearances. Since graduating she coached three years as head coach Villa Maria lower school and two years with Great Valley High School as assistant varsity. She hopes to spread her knowledge not only about the sport but to also create well rounded young athletes. Mary Fran Riffel is currently the head varsity lacrosse coach at William Penn Charter.
  Kim Wenger is a Great Valley graduate. While attending GV Kim was a 4 year starter as well as a two year captain. She was a part of the 2005 State winning championship team, 2007 SCCL Champion team and the 2008 State Championship second place team. Kim is one of the most balanced midfielders out there. She now plays for the Division I Duke Blue Devils.
  Kirstin MacFarland graduated from Lafayette College where she played 4 years of Division I field hockey and lacrosse. She was a four year varsity starter and senior captain of the Lafayette lacrosse team that won 4 Patriot League Championships and had 2 ECAC appearances. Upon graduation from college Kirsten returned to her high school Alma mater, West Chester East, to coach and teach. She was both an assistant and a head coach of the East Vikings lacrosse team from 1998-2010.
  Kirstin McGoldrick-Sheehe is currently the assistant varsity coach at Haverford High School . She went to West Chester University where she helped her team make it to 3 NCAA championship trips, winning in 2002. She was an All-American, and a PSAC player of the year. She currently is a 5th grade teacher in the Haverford District, and will be starting her 3rd year as the assistant coach. She hopes to bring her knowledge and passion for the game to this team.
  Melissa Sweeney is a High School All American from WC Henderson (1999) where she graduate with 3 state championships. She went on to play at UMD (2004) and graduated with 2 national championships. For the past 4 years she has been a physical education teacher (elementary and high school) and coached at VMA (1 year as head coach and 1 year as an assistant). She plays on Laxzilla/Philly Womens Lax.
  Sarah George graduated from W.C Rustin in 2008. While at Rustin Sarah was a devoted member of both their field hockey & lacrosse teams. While playing there she assisted both teams to become ches-mont champions and finished out both their seasons very successfully. Sarah is currently a student at Alvernia University, in Reading PA, where she continues her athletic career in both field hockey & lacrosse. Off the field Sarah is studying to obtain a duel major in Elementary & Special Education.
  Sarah Bauer just completed her lacrosse career at Drexel University. She was an impact player for her 4 years, playing in all but 1 game during her time as a Dragon. She was a 3 year starter and tri-captain her senior season. She was named a 2nd team All-CAA player her junior and senior seasons, becoming the only Drexel defender to be named to an all-conference team. In her senior season she helped lead the Dragons to the CAA tournament, the first tournament appearance in school history.
  Lauren Hottowe was a 3-year defensive starter and Senior captain for Rustin High School. In addition, she was a 2-time Academic All-American; 3-time first team All-Conference; and 3-time selection for the All Eastern Area team. Lauren was also twice selected as a member of the Upper-Atlantic National team. As a freshman at Penn State, Lauren played on their Club team and helped them to become Division Champions.
  Noelle Powell  is a former High School All-American from Yorktown N.Y.  Where she graduated with 3 state championship titles. A four-year letterwinner and an All-American at Temple, Powell helped lead the Owls to two consecutive Atlantic-10 Championships and NCAA tournament appearances and was honored as an A-10 Player of the Week on five occasions.  Along with Division 1 playing experience, she brings a wealth of coaching experience as the Head Coach at Division 1 Marist College (2003-2008) where she received MAAC Coach of the Year honors; Owner and Director of Spitfire Lacrosse Club (2004-2007); First Assistant at Drexel University (2009-2010) and recently heading up the Middle School Lacrosse program at Penn Charter.
  Beth Smiley started 4 years at Widener University, Developed and coached lacrosse program at Lower Villa Maria Academy 1998-2005, Assistant Varsity Coach at Villa Maria - 1992 & 2006, Freshmen & JV Coach at WC East since 2007. Selector for National Tournament 2006, Division II Coach for National Tournament 2006. Coached various camps and clinics for Villa Maria, and Envy. Coached Field Hockey at Lower Villa 1996-2008.  Current assistant coach at West Chester East High School. 
  David Schlesinger has been an assistant Varsity Coach at Rancocas Valley Regional High School since 2008 and also coaches South Jersey Team 1 at the Women's Division National School Girls' Tournament. Other coaching experience includes: head coach SJS 2012 Pink 2010, head coach SJS 2013 Pink 2009, head coach at Moorestown Lacrosse Club Girls Travel Program 2003-2006, and head coach at Moorestown Lacrosse Club Boys Travel Team in 2007. David attended Colgate University and was a varsity letterman from 1977-1979. At Harriton High School, David was a varsity letterman from 1975-1976.  Current varsity head coach at Eastern High School in New Jersey.
  Jackie Baker is currently the assistant varsity coach at Villa Maria Academy High School . Jackie played high school lacrosse at Penncrest High School in Media, PA. She graduated from West Chester University in 2009 with a Bachelors degree in Spanish. She started on attack for 4 years at West Chester where she helped her team make it to 3 consecutive NCAA championship trips, winning in 2008. She was and was named MVP of the national championship game in 2008 and was also a 2-time first team All-American during her career at West Chester.
  Lisa Schweiger current Avon Grove High School Head Coach
  Marybeth Green- goalie coach
  Gwen Hicks- goalie coach
  Molly O'Hara-  former East Stroudsburg University standout. There, I helped the Warriors advance to playoffs three times and finished as a Second Team All-American. Currently, I am an Assistant Lacrosse Coach at Villa Maria Academy High School. Previously I coached at the youth level and was an official.
  Kelli Romano- Played High School Lacrosse at Sun Valley High School, PA.  2004 Graduate of Cabrini College.   Four year Varsity Soccer and Lacrosse standout.  Broke the scoring record for Women’s Lacrosse.  Named to the Delaware County Hall of Fame in 2008 for Lacrosse and Soccer.  High School Clinician at American Lacrosse Camp in St. Petersburg Florida since 2008.  Clinician at Beach Lacrosse in Avalon & Sea Isle City NJ from 2006-2008 girls ages  7-14yrs.  Head Junior Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach Germantown Academy, Fort Washington, PA from 2010-present.  Assistant Head of the Germantown Academy Summer Programs Lacrosse Camp for Girls 2010-present. 
  Maureen Clifton graduated from West Chester University where she played 3 years of Division II Lacrosse. Maureen started on defense for three years and she helped her team make it to 3 consectutive NCAA Championship trips and won 4 consecutive PSAC championships. Maureen earned NCAA All- Touranment honors along with PSAC All-Team Honors.  After college she spent a season as the assistant coach for Villa Maria Academy and a season as teh JV Head Coach for Bishop Shanahan Girls Soccer Team. Maureen has been coaching with Envy since 2009.