The Hanover Varsity Girls Soccer Team is off to a great start. The team is 2-0, defeating bitter rival Courtland 5-0 on Tuesday and Powhatan 1-0, on Wednesday.
Hanover girls soccer will be looking to build on their success from 2018. Returning defensive players include: Olivia Adams, Summer Hansen, and Elizabeth Row. Maggie Sobel, Maggie Grimes, Sarah LePeter and Willa Coombs return to midfield, Rachel Andrzejewski and Ronin Von Ofenheim will lead the attack and Tallulah Miller will protect the goal. Also returning will be Ciara Kocik, Zoe Nelson, and Ruby Harrington. Kat Winters will be added to the defense. New varsity players include: Cristina Cadavid, Julia Cramer, Sydney Cardoza, Grace Daley, Yana Duggan, Anna Sweeney, Ashauni Young, Morgan Broce, and freshman, Hannah Pavey.
Coach Manny Tavares said “I’m looking to my captains Olivia,Summer,Rachel and Maggie to lead us, we have a handful of new starters who along with our veterans will hope to build on their success of last season. For myself with Coaches Godard and Shelton look forward to leading a great group of girls to a successful season. Hawks girls had a record tryout we have large numbers on JV and Varsity. Our JV team’s growth is fantastic, the girls are ready for any opponent.”
Thanks to Coach Manny for the photo and information!