Congratulations to Chester County 2021 coach Katie O'Donnell, who was named to the US Lacrosse Fall Classic team! On October 6th Coach Katie and 26 other members of Team USA will face off against defending NCAA Champions James Madison University at US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, MD.
Coach Katie is coming off of a dominant 2018 season. Starting with her senior year at Penn State, Coach Katie earned All-Big Ten honors, IWLCA All-Region honors, an Inside Lacrosse All-American nod, and the Big Ten Midfielder of the Year award. After graduation Coach Katie was drafted 4th overall in the Women's Professional Lacrosse League draft, eventually leading the New England Command to the Inaugural WPLL Championship.
"We are so lucky to have someone of Katie’s caliber in our program," explained Ultimate Founder Michele DeJuliis. "She is a true competitor and an inspiration to our players. Our mission is to provide our players with the best coaching so that they can develop their skillset, expand their lax IQ and reach their goals on and off of the field. Katie knows what it takes to lead and make an impact. We are thrilled for her and honored to have her, and congratulate her on representing Team USA."
Ultimate Lacrosse is committed to pushing our athletes to grow into the best players and people they can be. Serving elite players in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, Ultimate gives players an opportunity to play with the area's top talent while learning from experienced coaches. Founded in 2001, Ultimate has a long history of preparing it's athletes for success at the National Team, D1, D2, and D3 levels. Learn more about Ultimate Lacrosse here.