Girls Lacrosse
Boomer Elmsdale
Fri, February 16, 2024 at 06:02 AM
As the new season of high school lacrosse approaches, Del Norte High School’s team prepares to hit the field with a determination to compete at the highest level. With a strong focus on teamwork, discipline, and relentless determination, Coach Jose Soto and his team have set their sights on achieving excellence both on and off the field. The team has a solid foundation of returning players, including Kyra Evans, Elise Cardall, and Audrey Aparri. These players bring a wealth of experience and leadership to the team, setting the bar high for their teammates. Coach Soto praises their skills and work ethic, believing they will play a crucial role in the team’s success this season. But the team also has several new players who are expected to make an immediate impact. Among them are Elle Standing, Rowan Sutherland, and Serena Chan, all of whom have impressed Coach Soto with their talent and dedication. With this mix of seasoned and new players, Del Norte High School’s team is sure to have a strong and dynamic presence on the field. In choosing potential team captains, Coach Soto looks for qualities such as leadership, resilience, and a strong work ethic. He reveals that players like Kyra Evans and Elise Cardall are currently displaying these attributes and are in consideration for the team captaincy role. Under their leadership, the team hopes to build a strong sense of camaraderie and chemistry, through activities that promote teamwork, open communication, and a supportive and inclusive environment. Coach Soto is known for motivating his players to push themselves to their full potential. He sets high standards for the team, provides positive reinforcement, and emphasizes the importance of hard work and perseverance. These qualities have contributed to the team's success in previous seasons, and Coach Soto plans to continue this approach in the upcoming season. Preparing for the new season has not been without its challenges. With changes in player personnel, Coach Soto has had to adapt his strategies to ensure team cohesion. He also highlights logistical hurdles as another obstacle the team has had to overcome. However, with their strong work ethic and determination, Coach Soto is confident that his team is well-prepared for any challenge that comes their way. The team’s schedule for this season includes matchups against some tough opponents, providing valuable opportunities for growth and development. Coach Soto is especially looking forward to games against Poway and Carlsbad, considering them to be particularly tough competition.