LIlacrossenews.com, Posted 9/24/12
From Press Release
The Third Annual Philly Girls Showcase will take place Saturday, November 3, at Westtown School in West Chester, PA. Registration for the event is open at Showcaselacrosse.com. The Philly Girls Showcase will feature 250 elite players from the graduation classes of 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Under the Philly Girls Showcase exciting and unique format, each participant is placed on a team for the day, coached by a prominent local high school coach. The players all play three games in front of the assembled college coaches in the morning.
At the conclusion of the morning session there is a brief break as the Fab Forty All-Star rosters are announced, and the Philly Girls Showcase concludes with two elite all-star games. There will be an All-Star game for the classes of 2015/16, and the second for the classes of 2013/2014.
Additionally, all games at the Philly Girls Showcase are professionally filmed in HD, and a complete video package is available for all participants.
Said Elise Wakeland, NXT Sports Director of Girls Programs, “in just three years the Philly Girls Showcase has become a marquee event during the November recruiting period. This year’s event will be better than ever as the Philly Girls Showcase continues to attract top talent from the Philadelphia region and increasingly from around the country.”
Karin Brower Corbett, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at the University of Pennsylvania continues to serve as the Philly Girls Showcase collegiate event liaison, and she will be in attendance. Additionally, Showcase Girls Lacrosse events have been attended by many other top NCAA Division I, II, and III women’s lacrosse programs in the last year, including Temple, Hofstra, Columbia, UNC, Haverford, LaSalle, Neumann, Stevenson, San Diego State, Marquette, Ursinus, Bridgewater, Kings, Muhlenberg, Washington & Jefferson, Univ. of Delaware, Lebanon Valley, Centenary, Gettysburg, Jacksonville, Princeton, West Chester, Monmouth, UMass, Rutgers, Johns Hopkins, Cabrini, Vanderbilt, Lynchburg, UC-Davis, Cal-Berkeley, and George Mason.
The Philly Girls Showcase is also proud to announce that Jenny Duckenfield, head girls lacrosse coach at Mt. St. Joseph’s Academy, will return again to serve as the High School Coach Liaison. Coach Duck will be present as always, and will be coordinating all of the high school coaches and all-star evaluators who will be working at the event.
Registration Status: Registration for the Philly Girls Showcase is OPEN. High school lacrosse players in the graduation classes of 2013, 2014, 2015 an 2016 who possess a serious desire to play college lacrosse can register for the Philly Girls Showcase at: http://showcaselacrosse.com/phillygirls/