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Holy Spirit’s Hanna Watson named NJ Girls’ Lacrosse Rookie of 2021

Hanna Watson, the revolutionary striker for Holy Spirit, was voted the state’s top rookie this week when she garnered more than 51,000 of the nearly 200,000 votes cast.

Watson has 87 goals and 38 assists in his rookie season for Holy Spirit, who will play in the non-public B quarterfinal on Monday against Trinity Hall.

Check out the full list of applicants and the full results below.


Becca Armstrong, Cherry Hill West

Abby Boyle, Rumson-Fair Haven

Sienna Calhoun, Atlantic City

Tessa Caputo, Princeton Day

Immaculate Heart’s Grace Cassin (2) takes the ball onto the field as she is defended by Mendham’s Sophia Cardella (3) in a game on May 13, 2021 at Immaculate Heart Academy in Washington Township, New Jersey .Matt Smith | For NJ Advance Media

Sophia Cardella, Mendham

Olivia Centrelli, Catholic Paramus

Chloe Conti, Allentown

Sofia Della Rocco, Westfield

Alexa Demarco, Indian Hills

Sophia Devaney, Jackson Memorial

Ryan Doyle, Glen Rock

Girls Lacrosse: Pingry stuns Westfield

Westfield’s LJ Kehler (19) advances against Pingry’s McKenna Dwyer (17) in Saturday’s high school lacrosse game at Basking Ridge. Pingry stunned Westfield with a 9-8 victory from behind. 05/15/2021Steve Hockstein | For NJ Advance Media

McKenna Dwyer, Pingry

Amelia Eilbacher, Notre-Dame

Kylee Ferranto, Haddon Heights

Julia Foti, Passaic Tech

Sarah Glass, Absegami

Lily Gomes, Kent Place

Makenna Graham, Catholic of Red Bank

Women's Lacrosse: Moorestown v.  Shawnee, May 1, 2021

Emma Dengler (23) of Moorestown celebrates her first half goal with Caroline Button (42) and Emma Greer (35) during the No. 1 Moorestown Girls’ Lacrosse match and No. 9 Shawnee at Moorestown High School in Moorestown, NJ on Saturday May 1, 2021. Scott Faytok | For NJ Advance Media

Emma Greer, Moorestown

Jordyn Johnson, Paul VI

Megan Kim, Governor Livingston

Alexandra Kucharz, Immaculate Heart

Kylie Kurtz, Continent

Cara Lawton, New Providence

Sophia Levine, Cherry Hill West

Julia Levitzke, Waldwick

Keira Libro, Voorhees

Sofia Lijo, Cranford

Leila Lindquist, Brick Memorial

Mina Lockhart, Our Lady of Mercy

Ave Martin, Paul VI

GIRLS LACROSSE: Red Bank Regional vs Trinity Hall

Trinity Hall’s Kiya Martin (17) looks for an opening during the girls’ lacrosse match between Red Bank Regional and Trinity Hall at the Capelli Sports Complex in Tinton Falls on Thursday April 22, 2021John Jones | For NJ Advance Media

Kiya Martin, Hall of the Trinity

Kailey Maskerines, West Milford

Kate Matthiessen, Seneca

Allison McAnally, Clearview

Mia McColl, Cedar Creek

Maeve Meehan, Lacey

Brynn Merklinger, Mont Sainte-Marie

Evangeline Minnella, West Essex

High school lacrosse: Montclair Kimberly takes on Madison

Madison goaltender Sophia Modi (31) makes a save against Montclair Kimberley in Saturday’s high school lacrosse showdown in Madison. The Dodgers dominated the field for a 10-3 victory. 8/5/2021Steve Hockstein | For NJ Advance Media

Sophia Modi, Madison

Erin Murphy, Mont Saint-Dominique

Kendall Murphy, Holy Spirit

Mackenzie Nerenberg, Sainte-Rose

Megan O’Brien, Morristown

Ava Olender, Hun

Willa Ormsby, Maple Shade

Ally Phalines, Kingsway

Talia Picozzi, Morristown-Barbe

Kayla Plotts, Mountain Lakes

Emma Claire Quinn, Kent Place

Teagan Quinn, Caldwell

Sabrina Redding, Toms River North

Girl's High School Lacrosse Immaculate Heart Academy Meets The Top

Summit’s Lauren Riley looks to move around IHA’s Juliette Wittig during the Immaculate Heart Academy Girls’ High School Lacrosse action meets Summit.George McNish | For NJ Advance Media

Lauren Riley, Summit

Anna Rivetti, Morristown

Jordan Roessler, Bishop Eustache

Alexis Rodell, Randolph

Madi Rothwein, Kingsway

Mc Salter, Saddle River Day

Orly Sedransk, Montclair Kimberley

Ava Sigrist, Middletown North

Grace Smith, Oak Knoll

Paige Smurro, Colts Neck

Alyson Sojak, Barnegat

Lacrosse of the Haddonfield Girls vs. Williamstown, April 20, 2021

Haddonfield’s Stella Stolarick (10) looks to secure the ball past Williamstown’s Madison Buttocovoli (7) in the first half of the Haddonfield vs Williamstown girls’ lacrosse match on Tuesday April 20, 2021.Al-Amrhein | For NJ Advance Media

Stella Stolarick, Haddonfield

Delainey Sutley, Ocean City

Abbie Teefy, Middle Township

Lindsay Thomas, Summit

Maggie Turco, Rutgers prep

Sidney Van Tassel, Vernon

Matilda Ventresca, Point Pleasant Beach

Hanna Watson, Holy Spirit

Kaitlynn Wood, Whippany Park

Kassidy Yarusso, West Deptford

Ally Zamparelli, Glen Rock

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