Lorraine Beers

Lorraine has been a Phantastix coach for over 10 years. She is currently the head coach at Archbishop Carroll High School, where she led her 2017 team to win the PIAA 3A State Championship. Lorraine was named the 2017 PASLA Coach of the Year. In her 18 seasons she has led the Patriots to 17 consecutive Philadelphia Catholic League championships and 7 District 13 championships. Under her tenure, the Carroll program has produced over 60 collegiate athletes, 20 High School All Americans and a 205 game win streak in the Catholic League. Lorraine spent her college career at Drexel University, where she was a 4 year starter for the Dragons.

Maddy Blakeman

Maddy is a 2016 graduate of Loyola University, where was a leading attacker for the Greyhounds. Maddy was an All-Patriot League First Team and All-Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team selection as a senior at Loyola, leading the team with 39 goals and 62 total points while tying for the team lead with 23 assists. She scored 68 goals in her career at Loyola, helping lead the Greyhounds to three Patriot League titles and two NCAA Tournament wins in 2013 and 2014. Maddy was named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll three times along with being a Dean's List student at Loyola. At the conclusion of her senior year, Maddy was selected to represent Loyola in the IWLCA North/South Senior All-Star Game. Maddy, who is originally from Florida, is a graduate of Saint Edward’s Varsity Lacrosse, where shew as a Three-time US Lacrosse All-American. She was the first player from Florida to play for Loyola. Maddy graduated from Loyola with a bachelor's of business administration in marketing. She is currently working with Temple lacrosse staff as the Director of Operations.

Annie Brophy

Annie Brophy is a 2012 graduate of James Madison University, where she was a 4-year midfielder for the Dukes. Brophy led her teams to two CAA Championships and NCAA tournament appearances. Annie was a second team All-Conference player and 3x CAA Commissioners Academic award winner. Annie was voted team captain during her senior season. She was also a 2x team “Purple Pride” award winner, given for exceptional leadership. Before playing for the Dukes, Annie was an All American at Archbishop Carroll. She exceled in both lacrosse and soccer for the Patriots and was multiples times all league, All-Delco and All-Main Line. She was Delco Player of the year for soccer. Annie is a proud Phantastix alumna and enjoys coaching for the club because it allows her to stay connected to a sport that created so many opportunities for her as a student and an athlete!

Jen DePetris Corcoran

Jen is a 2006 graduate of Monmouth University. She played four years on defense for the Hawks where she was a team leader in ground balls and helped lead the team to a NorthEast Conference Championship and a bid to the NCAA tournament. Jen was also team captain her senior year. Prior to Monmouth, Jen was a standout player at Archbishop Carroll where she led the Patriots to their first two Catholic League championships in school history. Jen has been coaching with the Phantastix for over 10 years. In addition, Jen also coaches for Archbishop Carroll and is a teacher within the Haverford School District. Jen is part of a big lacrosse family; her sisters, Jill and Jackie, both played at Syracuse, and her youngest sister, Jamie, played at the University of New Hampshire. Jen loves coaching Phantastix because she loves helping young girls gain confidence and other skills like teamwork and accountability, which will help them become successful, dynamic young women.

Jamie Depetris

Jamie is a 2014 graduate of University of New Hampshire, where she competed as low defender. Jamie led the Wildcats to four America East playoff appearances. She was selected to the America East All-Conference First Team in her senior year and was awarded the America East All-Academic Team three times during her college career. Jamie was elected as Captain her senior year and was also awarded the Coaches' Award. Prior to UNH, Jamie graduated from Archbishop John Carroll High School, where she lettered in lacrosse and field hockey. She received US Lacrosse Academic Team Honors and All-Catholic Honors. Jen is part of a big lacrosse family; her sisters, Jill and Jackie, both played at Syracuse, and her oldest sister, Jen, played at Monmouth University. Jamie loves coaching Phantastix and hopes to give the current players the same great experience that she had when she was younger.

Katie Detwiler

Katie Detwiler is going to be an incoming freshman at Loyola University Maryland where she will play midfield. She is a 2018 graduate of Archbishop Carroll High School where she was a starter all four years. She led her team to four Catholic League Championships and the first ever PIAA 3A State Championship in 2017 for the Patriots. Katie is a two-time All-American and Under Armour All-American who will be playing in the Under Armour Senior Game this summer. She received the prestigious Heather Leigh Albert Award in 2017 and captained the HLA team to the championship. She was named in the IL Women’s Top 40 ranked 30th in the country. Katie has enjoyed playing for Phantastix throughout High School and is excited to continue her time with the program coaching this Summer.

Scottie Growney

Scottie Rose Growney is rising sophomore at the University of North Carolina where she plays midfield for the Tar Heels. Scottie played in all 21 games her freshman season. She helped her team win the ACC and make it to the Final Four. Scottie is a 2017 graduate of Conestoga High School where she was a leading midfielder for the Pioneers. Scottie was named a 2017 Senior Under Armour All American and a Preseason IL Women’s High School Team Watch list. She was a two-time U.S. Lacrosse All American and three-time All Central League honoree. Scottie was named Epoch/US Lacrosse High School Player of Week during her senior season. Scottie is a proud Phantastix alumna, who loves to coach because she wants to make sure the coming younger athletes have the same amazing experience she had!

Madison Hurwitz

Madison Hurwitz is a 2013 graduate of Bucknell University where she was a leading attacker for the Bisons. Madison was a two-time captain, and graduated in the top echelon of all-time scorers in the program. At Bucknell, Madison majored in Psychology and Education. Immediately following graduation, Madison began graduate school at Rider University where she spent two years as the Head Coach of the Women’s Club Lacrosse Team. Madison’s third year at Rider was spent interning as a School Psychologist in Council Rock School District and being an Assistant Varsity Coach at CR South. Madison graduated with an Education Specialist Degree (Ed.S.) in School Psychology and is currently a School Psychologist at Pennsbury High School and the Head Lacrosse Coach at Council Rock South, her alma mater. As a Golden Hawk, Madison exceled on both the field hockey and lacrosse field. She scored 306 goals and tallied 104 assists. Madison, along with her sister Taylor (goalie), played club lacrosse for the Phantastix.

Lexi Kucia

Lexi Kucia is a rising redshirt sophomore at La Salle University. She is a defensive midfielder who also specializes in the draw. She was featured in US Lacrosse Magazine in January 2018 about her comeback to lacrosse after a terrible car accident. Prior to La Salle, Lexi played lacrosse and basketball for Archbishop Carroll . She was a three year starter on defense and captain her senior year. She helped the Patriots win 3 Catholic League Championships and 3 District 12 Titles during her tenure. Lexi's sister, Katie, plays lacrosse at Cabrini and her younger sister Kristy is verbally committed to High Point University. Lexi is a Phantastix alumna.

Jess Brophy Lake

Jess is a 2009 graduate of James Madison University, where she was a four-year starter on defense for the Dukes. Brophy was voted captain both her junior and senior year. She was a three-year team leader in ground balls and caused turnovers. Jess was the recipient of the team’s “Purple Pride award” as a junior and the “Madison Award” as a senior. She was a three-time CAA Commissioner’s Academic Award winner and JMU Athletic Director Scholar Athlete. She was also a member of the Conference (CAA) All Rookie team as a freshman. Before JMU, Jess was a soccer and lacrosse standout at Archbishop Carroll. She was Main Line Player of the Year and Philadelphia Catholic league MVP in 2005. She was also a US Lacrosse All-American honorable mention and named All-Southeastern Pennsylvania as a senior. She was a multiple time All Conference, All-Delco, and All Main Line honoree in both lacrosse and soccer. Jess returned to coach at her alma mater, Archbishop Carroll, where she has spent the past six seasons. Jess assisted Coach Lorraine Beers as the Patriots won the PIAA 3A State Championship. Jess is passionate about the sport of lacrosse and loves to share her enthusiasm and competitive spirit with the girls. She loves coaching Phantastix because it allows her to help young athletes improve their game and reach their goals just as she was able to do when she wore a Phantastix uniform.

Nora McGeever

Nora is a 2015 graduate of St. Joseph’s University, where she was a two time captain for the Hawks. Nora was one of the five finalists nationally for the Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award. She started every game her senior season as goalie and broke St. Joseph’s all-time single –game saves record against American. Nora was the St. Joseph’s Dorie Leahy Award recipient and a member of the SJU Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. Before her career as a Hawk, Nora was a three-sport athlete for Archbishop Carroll. She helped lead both the basketball and lacrosse team to Philadelphia Catholic League and District 12 Championships. Nora also led the Patriots basketball team to a PIAA Pennsylvania State Championship. Nora was a 2011 Academic All American as well as a multiple All-Main Line, All Delco and All-Catholic recipient. Nora is a Phantastix alumni and excited to work with all goalies in our organization.

Kerry Newby

Kerry is a 2016 graduate of La Salle University where she was a low defender for the Explorers. Kerry was named Team Best Defensive Play Award during her senior season. She was named the most improved player in 2015. Kerry also excelled in the classroom. She was an A-10 2016 Lacrosse All-Academic Team, IWLCA Academic Honor Roll in 2016 and 2017 and was an Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll 2014-2016. Before LaSalle, Kerry was a dual sport athlete at Archbishop Carroll in field hockey and lacrosse. She was a 2011 and 2012 US Lacrosse Academic All American, First Team All- Catholic League, and All-Delco Honorable Mention honoree. She was the recipient of the “Coaches Award” during her senior season as she helped lead Archbishop Carroll to three straight Catholic league titles. Kerry is currently a 7th/8th grade teacher at St. Francis of Assisi. Kerry loves to coach Phantastix because it allows her to share her competitive nature and passion for the game. She hopes to help players develop their skills and accomplish their goals.

Monica Johnson O’Brien

Monica is a 2009 graduate of Monmouth University, where she started every game in her collegiate career. She was a 3 time All-NEC player and was named as the NEC All-Tournament Team goalie in her freshman, sophomore and junior year. Monica ranked nationally in save percentage. She earned the nation’s sixth best save percentage in her junior year (.513) and 7th best in her freshman year (.525). She was ranked 22nd nationally in goals against average with 9.78. During her sophomore year season, Monica recorded 209 saves, the second best effort in school history. Monica led her squad to 4 NEC playoff appearances and 2 NEC championship titles. In addition, Monica was placed on the NEC Academic Honor Roll in her sophomore, junior and senior year. Before Monmouth, Monica was a standout at Archbishop Carroll High School, where she was an All-Catholic First Team Honoree as both a junior and senior. She was also an All-Main Line and All-Delco honoree. Monica enjoys coaching Phantastix because she loves to work with young goalies and share her experiences with them. Monica knows the highs and lows of being a goalie, and knows what it's like to step inside the crease on game day. She uses her knowledge to help mentor these athletes.

Alicia O’Neil

Alicia O’Neil is a sophomore at Cornell University where she plays midfield for the Big Red. During her freshman season, Alicia played in 14 games including one start against Harvard. She scored two goals, picked up 4 ground balls and caused 3 turnovers. Prior to Cornell, Alicia attended Agnes Irwin where she exceled on both the soccer and lacrosse fields. Alicia was a four year started on the lacrosse team and a co-captain for both soccer and lacrosse. She helped her lacrosse team win three Inter-Ac titles and two PAISSA state championships. Alicia played on the Under Armour uncommitted team in 2014, the Philly regional Under Armour team in 2015 and 2016, and the National Tournament Philly number one team in 2015. She was given the Coaches award for her lacrosse team at Agnes Irwin during her sophomore year. Alicia was a four-time All Delco and All Mainline honoree. Alicia is a proud Phantastix alumna.

Claudia Ovchinnikoff

Claudia is the Current Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach at Lampeter-Strasburg High School located in Lancaster County, PA. Claudia was a standout lacrosse player at Temple University where she was named NCAA Division 1 Offensive Player of the Year. She was a four- year starter and three-time 1st team All American. Claudia currently holds two Division 1 Women’s Lacrosse Records: 11th Overall in total goals in a season and 19th Overall in career goals per game. In addition, Claudia currently holds multiple records at her Alma Mater: Ranked #3 in career total points scored (266 points), Ranked #2 in career goals scored (227 goals), Ranked #3 in goals scored in one season (87 goals), Ranked #2 in ground balls (168), Ranked #3 in career draw controls (134). Claudia began her coaching career as the Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. She is a former member of the United States Women’s Elite Lacrosse Team and was recently named one of 80 Lacrosse Legends by the Women’s Professional Lacrosse League.

Sarah Platt

Sarah Platt is a sophomore at the University of Virginia where she will play defense for the Cavaliers. Sarah was named to the Lax Magazine’s Watch list “Freshman 15: Women’s Lax Rookies Poised to Pounce” for the 2017 season. Sarah was a defender on the USA U-19 Team, where she helped lead the National Team to the Championship game in Scotland. Sarah is a 2016 graduate of Agnes Irwin School where she was an extremely decorated athlete for the Owls. She was a First Team All American, Team, All-league and All-Delco honoree. In 2015, she was a Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Mid Atlantic Top 10 Players to Watch and a USA Today: 60 for ’16 honoree. Sarah was named Under Armour All American. Sarah Platt is a proud Phantastix Alumna and coach!

Hannah Schmitt

Hannah Schmitt is a 2015 graduate of Loyola University, where she was a four year starting attacker for the Greyhounds. During her tenure, Hannah was a three-time IWLCA All Mid Atlantic Region, four time- all conference player and the first ever recipient of the Diane Geppi-Aikens Endowed Scholarship. Hannah received numerous “weekly player” accolades during her career including: Baltimore Sun Player of the Week, National Rookie of the Week ('12) and Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week. Hannah was a consistent team leader in goals and had over 100 career points. Before playing for the Greyhounds, Hannah was a US Lacrosse All- American at Archbishop Carroll. She was the MVP of the Catholic League and a multiple times All-Catholic League, All-Delco and All-Main Line honoree. Hannah is a Phantastix alumna along with her younger sisters. Natalie currently starts midfield at Penn State University and Isabelle plays at the University of Delaware.

Liz Scott

Liz Scott is rising sophomore at Loyola University in Maryland where she plays midfield for the Greyhounds. She finished her freshman season with 15 points and 20 draws. She is also a member of the NCAA Student Athlete Advisory Committee. Liz is a 2017 graduate of Conestoga High School where she a four year starter for the Pioneers and led her team to three Central League Champions. Liz was named a 2017 Senior Under Armour All American and was named to the IL Women’s Lacrosse Top 40 Senior Watch List. Liz was a three-time US Lacrosse All American, three time All-Central League First team honoree, and two-time Central League MVP. Liz helped lead the Pioneers to their first ever PIAA State Championship in 2016. Liz is a proud Phantastix alumna. She loves coaching Phantastix so she can share her passion for the game of lacrosse and help grow the game.

Jackie DePetris Sexton

Jackie is a 2010 graduate of Syracuse University, where she was an impact player for the Orange. As a senior co-captain, Jackie led the team to an NCAA final four while recording career highs in goals and points on the season. She was a four-time BIG EAST All- Academic team member and a three-year starter. Prior to Syracuse, Jackie was a standout at Archbishop Carroll where she received All-League, All-Delco and All-Main Line honors. When not coaching for Phantastix, Jackie is a nurse at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Jackie is part of a big lacrosse family with two older sisters, Jen and Jill, who played at Monmouth and Syracuse respectively, and a younger sister, Jamie, who played at the University of New Hampshire. Jackie loves to coach for Phantastix with her sister Jen because she enjoys staying involved with lacrosse and wants to be a positive role model for young female athletes who love the support as well.

Sam Swart

Samantha Swart will be a Sophomore at Syracuse University where she plays midfield for the Orange. Sammy started every game in her freshman season. She consistently remained the second or third leading scorer on the team while being named Rookie of the Week by Inside Lacrosse. Sammy is a 2017 graduate of Archbishop John Carroll High School where she was a four year starter for the Patriots. Samantha earned U.S. Lacrosse All American, All PASLA, and All Catholic MVP both in her junior and senior year. She was named All-Catholic League, All-Delco and All-Main Line all four years of her high school career. Samantha was a Pre-Season All USA 2nd team honoree and named to the Senior Under Armour All American Team. During her highschool career, Sam was selected to play on the Under Armour Team, the Brine National Tournament and the PA Pride games. She was also a finalist for the Heather Leigh Albert Award. Samantha also played field hockey and basketball for Archbishop Carroll. She is currently a member of the USA U19 Field Hockey Team. Samantha loves to coach Phantastix because she feels the club helped shape her into the lacrosse player she is today. She looks forward to helping younger lacrosse players learn to be the best they can be!

Brooke Watson

Brooke is a graduate of West Chester University where she played both field hockey and lacrosse for the Rams. Brooke is a seasoned lacrosse coach who began her career as the Assistant Field Hockey and Lacrosse coach at Harvard for two years. She then spent over 20 years coaching highschool lacrosse. Brooke served as the head Brine Pennsylvania Coach for the past 3 years, and led her team to a Championship title in both 2015 and 2016. She was also the Assistant Coach for the Under Armour Game in 2016. For the past 16 years, Brooke has served as the head high school clinician at American Lacrosse Camp in Florida. Beyond coaching, Brooke sits on various selection committees including Brine, Under Armour, and the Heather Leigh Albert Award.

JoAnn Yusko

JoAnn is a graduate of West Chester University, where she was a dual-sport athlete playing both field hockey and lacrosse for the Rams. JoAnn is an extremely seasoned lacrosse coach. She began her coaching career at Marple Newtown High School, where she led her team to 3 Undefeated State Championships and 7 Central League Championships. She was State Runner-Up 3 times and was named Coach of the Year on 6 different occasions. Following her tenure at Marple, JoAnn served as an Assistant Lacrosse coach at University of Pennsylvania, Co-Varsity lacrosse coach at Radnor High School and Head Selector of PASLA. JoAnn has coached over 20 US Team Lacrosse player, 64 All-Americans, and numerous All-Star teams. JoAnn was the youngest coach to be inducted into the Marple Newtown Hall of Fame.