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Age 3 through 8th grade

Girls' Lacrosse

HEAD COACH: Kelly Bush
ASSISTANT COACHES: Dom Cardile & Heather Horsey
FINAL 2018 RECORD: 8-0-1
GOALS SCORED/ALLOWED: 118/76 (+42 differential)

2018 SEASON PHOTO GALLERY

2018 RESULTS

May 11: Independence 13, Wilmington Friends 10
Rachel recorded six goals and three assists, Erin (assist), Emma and Olivia each scored twice and Natalie added one goal for the visiting Patriots, who capped the program’s second unbeaten season, both of which have come in the past four years. Independence reached double digits in goal scoring in every game this season.

May 7: Independence 14, Tower Hill 6
Erin recorded seven goals and three assists, Rachel scored four goals and Natalie added a hat trick for the host Patriots, who also received an assist from Olivia.

May 4: Independence 10, Tatnall 10
Rachel scored six goals, Erin netted a hat trick and Natalie added one goal for the host Patriots, who received eight saves from Noelle.

May 2: Independence 14, Tower Hill 8
Rachel scored six goals, Erin contributed four goals and four assists, and Olivia (assist), Natalie, Emma and Payton netted one goal apiece for the visiting Patriots.

April 25: Independence 14, Tatnall 11
Rachel netted eight goals, Erin contributed five goals and one assist and Natalie also scored for the visiting Patriots.

April 20: Independence 14, Ursuline 6
Rachel recorded four goals and three assists, Erin also scored four goals and Emma netted a hat trick for the visiting Patriots. Natalie contributed two goals and two assists, Aesha tallied one goal and Noelle made six saves.

April 18: Independence 14, Wilmington Friends 11
Rachel recorded five goals and three assists, Erin (assist), Natalie and Olivia all scored twice and Emma, Margot and Payton added one goal apiece for the host Patriots. Noelle made six saves in goal.

April 13: Independence 11, Sanford 4
Rachel registered four goals, two assists and three steals, Emma scored twice and Aesha, Natalie, Olivia, Erin and Riley added one goal apiece for the host Patriots.

April 11: Independence 14, Holy Cross 10
Rachel recorded six goals, three assists and one steal, Natalie and Erin each added three goals and one assist, and Emma and Olivia finished with one goal apiece for the host Patriots.

Final Season Statistics
Rachel – 49 goals, 14 assists (63 points)
Erin – 31 goals, 11 assists (42 points)
Natalie – 15 goals, 3 assists (18 points)
Emma – 10 goals (10 points)
Olivia – 7 goals, 2 assists (9 points)
Payton – 2 goals (2 points)
Aesha – 2 goals (2 points)
Margot – 1 goal (1 point)
Riley – 1 goal (1 point)

ARCHIVE

2017

2017 RECORD: 6-2-2
GOALS SCORED/ALLOWED: 111/81 (+30 differential)

May 12: Independence 9, Wilmington Friends 5Rachel scored four goals, Sophia added three goals and one assist and Erin followed with two goals for the host Patriots, who also received an assist from Natalie B. Isabella made seven saves in net.

May 9: Independence 13, Sanford 3
Sophia netted five goals, Rachel and Emma each scored twice and Natalie S., Erin, Bridget and Olivia all added one goal apiece for the host Patriots, who also received an assist from Natalie B.

May 4: Tatnall 12, Independence 9
Rachel scored four goals, Sophia netted a hat trick and Erin and Olivia followed with one goal apiece for the visiting Patriots.

May 3: Independence 10, Tower Hill 10
Rachel (two assists) and Natalie B. (assist) each netted a hat trick, Sophia (assist) and Olivia both scored twice and Natalie S. and Erin dished out one assist apiece for the host Patriots, who tied the Hillers at 10 for the second time this season. Independence battled back from a four-goal deficit to force the deadlock.

May 2: Independence 11, Sanford 6
Rachel recorded five goals and two assists, Sophia netted a hat trick and Natalie B. dished out two assists for the visiting Patriots, who also received one goal apiece from Erin, Natalie S. and Olivia.

April 26: Tatnall 14, Independence 12
Sophia scored five goals, Rachel contributed four goals and one assist and Erin added two goals for the host Patriots. Natalie B. also scored in the game.

April 19: Independence 12, Wilmington Friends 9
Rachel tallied six goals and one assist, Sophia netted four goals and Erin and Natalie B. added one goal apiece for the visiting Patriots.

April 13: Independence 16, Newark Charter 7
Rachel led the host Patriots with seven goals, followed by Sophia with three goals and two assists, Olivia (assist) and Erin with two goals apiece and Meghan and Natalie B. each with one goal. Emma dished out a helper, and Isabella made eight saves.

April 7: Independence 10, Tower Hill 10
Rachel recorded six goals and two assists, Sophia scored twice and Erin (assist) and Olivia added one goal apiece for the visiting Patriots. Minjie made eight saves in goal.

April 5: Independence 9, H.B. duPont 5
Erin and Sophia each netted a hat trick, Rachel contributed two goals and one assist and Minjie made 12 saves for the host Patriots, who also received a goal from Natalie B.

Final Season Statistics
Rachel – 43 goals, 9 assists (52 points)
Sophia – 33 goals, 4 assists (37 points)
Erin – 14 goals, 2 assists (16 points)
Natalie B. – 7 goals, 5 assists (12 points)
Olivia – 8 goals, 1 assist (9 points)
Emma – 2 goals, 1 assist (3 points)
Natalie S. – 2 goals, 1 assist (3 points)
Bridget – 1 goal (1 point)
Meghan – 1 goal (1 point)

2016

May 5: Sanford 9, Independence 6
Lily and Sophia netted three goals apiece for the host Patriots (4-4-1).

May 4: Independence 11, Tower Hill 8
Lily and Sophia each scored five goals, Emily added one goal and Juliana, Rileigh, Meghan and Holly contributed one assist apiece for the host Patriots (4-3-1).

April 29: Ursuline 15, Independence 13
Lily recorded 10 goals and one assist and Sophia added three goals for the visiting Patriots (3-3-1).

April 27: Independence 7, Tatnall 7 (no OT)
Lily netted five goals and Sophia scored twice for the host Patriots (3-2-1).

April 22: Sanford 9, Independence 5
Lily scored four goals and Sophia added one goal for the visiting Patriots (3-2).

April 20: Independence 12, Wilmington Friends 11
Lily netted seven goals and Sophia scored five goals for the visiting Patriots (3-1).

April 15: Independence 6, Tatnall 5
Lily netted five goals, Sophia scored once and Juliana dished out an assist for the visiting Patriots (2-1).

April 13: Independence 15, Westtown (Pa.) 13
Lily recorded 10 goals and three assists and Sophia added five goals for the visiting Patriots (1-1).

April 8: Tower Hill 15, Independence 13
Lily recorded 11 goals and one assist and Sophia scored twice for the visiting Patriots (0-1).

Final Season Statistics
Lily – 60 goals, 5 assists (65 points)
Sophia – 27 goals (27 points)
Juliana – 2 assists (2 points)
Emily – 1 goal (1 point)
Rileigh – 1 assist (1 point)
Meghan – 1 assist (1 point)
Holly – 1 assist (1 point)

2015

May 15: Independence 16, Wilmington Friends 8
Gianna netted six goals, Caroline followed with five goals and Jane added three goals and one assist, as the visiting Patriots (11-0) completed the first undefeated season in program history. Graham and Riley also scored, with Lauren and Meghan each dishing out a pair of assists. Over the course of the campaign, Independence outscored the opposition 166-71 and allowed five goals or fewer on five occasions.

May 13: Independence 13, Sanford 5
Jane and Gianna both scored four goals, Riley netted two goals and Meghan (assist), Lauren and Caroline all contributed a goal for the visiting Patriots (10-0), who received five saves from Isabelle.

May 8: Independence 14, H.B. duPont 8
Gianna recorded five goals and one assist, Meghan (assist), Jane, Lauren and Caroline all scored twice and Riley added one goal and one assist for the visiting Patriots (9-0).

May 6: Independence 16, Tower Hill 8
Caroline recorded five goals and one assist, Jane contributed four goals and one helper and Gianna garnered a hat trick and two assists for the visiting Patriots (8-0). Independence also received two goals and one assist from Riley, three assists and one goal from Meghan and one goal from Lauren.

May 5: Independence 17, Sanford 5
Jane and Gianna both netted five goals, Lauren and Caroline each contributed a hat trick and Riley (goal) and Meghan added one assist apiece for the Patriots (7-0) in their final home game of the season.

April 30: Independence 15, Tatnall 7
Caroline (assist) and Jane recorded five goals apiece, Gianna netted a hat trick and Meghan added two goals and two helpers for the visiting Patriots (6-0), who also received an assist from Riley. Independence led 8-4 at halftime.

April 29: Independence 15, Tatnall 9
Gianna (two assists) and Jane each recorded four goals, Lily (assist) followed with a hat trick and Riley provided two goals as part of an all-around excellent performance throughout the field for the host Patriots (5-0). Caroline and Meghan also scored.

April 24: Independence 17, Wilmington Friends 10
Jane recorded five goals and one assist, Gianna, Caroline and Lily all scored three times and Meghan (assist), Lauren and Riley each contributed a goal for the host Patriots (4-0).

April 23: Independence 14, Tower Hill 4
Jane registered four goals, Lily netted a hat trick and Meghan (assist), Gianna and Riley added two goals apiece for the host Patriots (3-0). Lauren also scored, Caroline dished out an assist and Isabelle made seven saves.

April 17: Independence 17, Westtown (Pa.) 5
Caroline netted five goals, Jane scored four goals and Meghan dished out four assists to go along with two goals to lift the visiting Patriots (2-0). Gianna finished with three goals, followed by Lily with two and Riley with one goal and one assist.

April 15: Independence 12, Ursuline 2
Gianna recorded three goals and one assist, Jane and Lily both scored twice and Lauren (assist), Riley (assist), Graham, Meghan and Caroline all added one goal for the host Patriots (1-0), who led 7-0 at halftime.

Final Season Statistics
Gianna – 41 goals, 6 assists (47 points)
Jane – 42 goals, 3 assists (45 points)
Caroline – 31 goals, 3 assists (34 points)
Meghan – 13 goals, 16 assists (29 points)
Riley – 14 goals, 6 assists (20 points)
Lily – 13 goals, 1 assist (14 points)
Lauren – 10 goals, 3 assists (13 points)
Graham – 2 goals (2 points)