EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

April 6, 2013

Klein, Brooks ready to contend

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Brooks

2012 season: 12-3

Returning starters (10): Emilie Klein, Sr., midfield, North Andover; Jillian Doherty, Sr., midfield; Whit Jones, Sr., midfield; Ren Robinson, Sr., attack; Allie Barry, Sr., midfield; Hadley Barlow, Sr., attack; Hannah Buttress, Jr. goalie, North Andover; Alesandra Miller, Jr., midfield, North Andover; Bella Papapetros, Jr., attack, North Andover; Jackie Murphy, Jr., midfield

Returning lettermen: Ani Bilazarian, Sr., attack, Andover; Hannah Rosenberger, Soph., defense, North Andover

Promising newcomers: Sarah Murphy, Soph., attack; Olivia Papapetros, Frosh., midfielder, North Andover; Anna Slingerland, Frosh., defense; Anna Trustey, Frosh., defense

Captains: Emilie Klein, Jillian Doherty

Candidates: 40

Returning goal leaders: Jillian Doherty 54, Emilie Klein 13

Fast facts: Bella and Olivia Papapetros are sisters. ... New assistant Ashley Johnston teaches at Brooks and played at Tabor.

Assistants: Ashley Johnston, assistant; Kenya Jones, JV

Coach Randy Hesse (8th year, 83-18-1): “We do have a lot of players back and some moving to new positions. We’re asking some role players to rise up and be this year’s star.”

Phillips Academy

2012 season: 11-5

Returning starters (6): Cara Daly, Sr., attack; Hailey Novis, Sr., defense; Nekele McCall, Jr., midfield; Hannah Guzzi, Jr., defense; Amy Morin, Jr., defense; Caroline Garrity, Soph., midfield

Returning lettermen: Kaitlin Poor, Sr., defense, North Andover; Renee LaMarche, Jr., midfield; Olivia Cabral, Jr., attack; Eva Toffoloni, Soph., defense; Caroline Garrity, Soph., midfield; Katerina Toffoloni, Soph., attack; Hannah Burns, Soph., midfield; Nikoletta Toffoloni, Soph., attack

Promising newcomers: Giovanna Pickering, post-grad, defense; Bridget Higgins, Jr., attack, Ashlyn Aiello, Jr., goalie; Meredith Collins, Jr., midfield; Kinsey Yost, Soph., defense; Eliza Quigley , Soph., attack; Tessa Peterson, Soph., defense;

Captains: Hailey Novis

Candidates: 35

Fast facts: Nekele McCall will play at Harvard. ... Hannah Guzzi is committed to Amherst. ... Eva, Katerina and Nikoletta Toffoloni are sisters.

Assistants: Martha Fenton, assistant; Julie Wadland, JV; Tricia Har, JV; Lindsey Weiner, JV; Tracy Ainsworth, Frosh.

Coach Kate Dolan (16th year, 163-49-4): “We have an athletic group with a great deal of promise and potential.”