EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

September 23, 2013

Prep Girls Soccer: Papapetros a key for Brooks


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Brooks

2012 record: 18-2-1, N.E. Prep A champs

Returning starters (11): Jordan Katz, Sr., forward; Hannah Bordogna, Sr., midfield, Andover; Caroline Burke, Sr., defense; Bella Papapetros, Sr., forward, North Andover; Emma Goff, Sr., defense; Acacia Nunes, Sr., goalkeeper; Molly McGoldrick, Jr., midfield; Amy Tournas, Jr., defense; Olivia Papapetros, Soph., defense, North Andover; Jinx Charman, Soph., defense/midfield; Andrea Scarfo, Soph., defense

Returning lettermen: Anna Trustey, Soph., midfield; Megan Neal, Soph., forward; Andover

Promising newcomers: Rebecca Holt, Sr., defense; Sophie Bymark, Soph., goalkeeper; Samantha Boardman, Soph., forward; Alexia Ames, Frosh., midfield; Elsa Grant, Frosh., midfield; Kate Donovan, Frosh., midfield/forward; Kennedy Pounds, Frosh., forward

Candidates: 25

Captains: Jordan Katz, Emma Goff, Caroline Burke

Returning goal leaders: Bella Papapetros 7

Returning honorees: Bella Papapetros, Second-team ISL

Assistants: Andres Mendez-Penate

Odds and ends: Last year’s club won its first N.E. Prep title since 2002. ... New assistant coach Andres Mendez-Penate grew up in Methuen and his parents worked at Brooks ... Bella and Olivia Papapetros are sisters.

Coach Jaime Gilbert (3rd year, 27-7-5): “I think we have a great senior class and hopefully we can do what we did last year and do some damage in the tournament.”

Phillips

2012 record: 7-6-5, didn’t make N.E. Prep tourney

Returning starters (7): Hannah Guzzi, Sr., striker; Aly Wayne, Sr., midfield; Katie Kreider Sr., midfield; Diana Tchadi, Sr., back; Zoe Chazen, Sr., midfield; Caroline Garrity, Jr., midfield; Alex Thomas, Jr., striker

Returning lettermen: Tessa Peterson, Jr., midfield

Promising newcomers: Alana Humes, Jr., striker; Elizabeth Kemp, Jr., keeper; Jeanine Moreau, Soph., back; Sarah Humes, Soph., midfield; Olivia LaMarche, Soph., midfield; Caroline Shipley, Soph., midfield, Andover; Natalia Suarez, Frosh., back, Andover; Jordy Fenton, Frosh., striker, Andover; Antonia Tammaro, Frosh., keeper, Deyana Marsh, Frosh., back

Candidates: 40

Captains: TBA

Returning honorees: Hannah Guzzi, All-NEPSAC

Assistants: Will Abel; Ellen Greenberg and Patricia Har, JV; Lisa Svec and Keith Robinson, JV2

Odds and ends: Three-year starter Nekele McCall will miss the season with an ACL injury from lacrosse. ... Caroline Shipley ran a speedy 59.44 400 meters in track last spring.

Coach Lisa Joel (15th year, 139-64-36): “Kinsey Yost will anchor the back filling the shoes of 2012 captain Piper Curtis. Elizabeth Kemp and Antonia Tammaro will share goalkeeping duties.”