Catherine Catanzaro, Head Varsity Girls Field Hockey
2017 marks Coach Catanzaro's first year as Head Varsity coach after having has been Head JV coach at LFHS for seven years. Prior to that, she coached for three years at the collegiate level, five years at the Varsity level and two years at the JV level.
Catherine received her Bachelor's degree in Physical Education from Longwood College. She teaches in the Wellness Department at Lake Forest High School.
Katie Tilton, Assistant Varsity Girls Field Hockey
Coach Tilton first picked up a stick as a sophomore in high school. She played three years as a starter at Woodlands Academy and earned All-Conference and All-State honors as a junior and senior. Tilton went on to be a four-year letter winner at Wittenberg University, where the team went to the Sweet 16 of the National Tournament during her sophomore and junior years.
2017 is Coach Tilton’s first year serving as Varsity Assistant Coach for the Scouts. Tilton previously coached at the high school level as the Head Coach at Woodlands Academy for seven years where she was repeatedly voted by her peers as the ISL Coach of the Year and was the Head JV coach at Deerfield for two years. Coach Tilton has also coached with the Windy City Field Hockey Club (various levels and ages) since 2002, served as both Head and Assistant coach with Futures, and as an Assistant Coach at Northwestern’s summer camps. In addition, she was also a referee for IHSFHA for the past five years and is currently a fitness coach.
Coach Tilton received her Bachelor's degree in English from Wittenberg University, and has a Masters in Education from National Louis University. She’s a mom of three young children and 4 four-legged fur-babies.