Lacrosse Girls (Varsity)

COACH: Catherine Catanzaro, Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse

Girls Lacrosse - There will be an informational meeting for all girls interested in playing lacrosse this spring on Wednesday, January 24th at 3:30 in the library classroom. We will be discussing open gym dates and tryouts. If you are unable to attend please see Coach Catanzaro for the information.

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Athletics Roster


Year Number Name Position
20171 Grace Payneattack
20183 Grace Geraghtymid
20204 Emma O'Connorattack
20185Kara Antonuccimid
20176 Tara St. Amanddef
2018 7Natalie Notzattack
2018 8 Caroline Skinnermid
2017 9 Katherine (Kat) Ragusadef
201710 Victoria (Tori) Salantyattack
202011 Charlotte Domittnermid
201712 Romayne (Libby) Thompsondef
2018 14 Catherine (Cat) Nicholsondef
201815 Whitney Perschkedef
2017 16 Erica Jonesattack
201817Mary Dohenygk
201719 Sarah Steindlmid
201820Olivia Douglassmid
2018 21 Virginia (Ginger) Leonardiattack
201822Audrey Kausmid
201923 Johanna (Addie) Sidlesdef
201824 Rachel Wassermanattack
201826Elisabeth Domittnerdef

Varsity Head Coach - Catherine Catanzaro
Varsity Assistant Coach - Jenna Zilka

Superintendent: Michael Simeck
Principal: Dr. Chala Holland
Athletic Director: Tim Burkhalter

Nickname: Scouts
Team Colors: Royal Blue & Gold
Enrollment 1695

Team News

Team News

Lake Forest 16 - Lake Forest Academy 8

The LFHS Varsity Girls Lacrosse team has advanced to the sectional finals by defeating LFA by a score of 16-8. The sectional final will be played at 5:30 on Monday, 5/22/17 at Lake Zurich High School. Go Scouts!

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Lake Forest 14 - Stevenson 4

The 2017 home opener for the Scouts did not disappoint. It was a hard fought game that pinned the 2016 North Suburban Conference Champion Stevenson Patriots against a Lake Forest team looking to make a conference championship run in 2017.

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Lake Forest 14 - Fenwick 7

The Scouts traveled to Fenwick after taking time over spring break to relax and energize. The girls looked like they were ready to get back into the swing of things with a solid win against a good Fenwick team.

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Lake Forest 7 - Montini 9

The reappearance of winter did not deter the Scouts from making the long journey out to Montini were they lost a hard-fought contest to the Broncos 7-9.

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Catherine Catanzaro, Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse

Coach Catanzaro has been Head Girls Varsity Lacrosse coach at Lake Forest High School since 2014. Catherine graduated from Longwood College in May of 1999 with a degree in Physical Education. While at Longwood she competed in both field hockey and lacrosse; and was a two time All-American field hockey player.

She has previously held the position of Head Girls Lax coach at Episcopal School of Dallas (2001-2003), Highland Park High School (2006-2008) and Warren Township High School (2009-2013), a program she started in 2008. During her tenure at the Episcopal School of Dallas the team placed 2nd in state and won the North Division.

Currently Catherine is the JV Field Hockey coach at LFHS and teaches in the Wellness Department at Lake Forest High School.

jenna_zilka2.jpgJenna Zilka, Assistant Varsity Girls Lacrosse

Coach Zilka has been Assistant Girls Varsity Coach at LFHS since 2013 when she returned to her high school alma mater. Jenna was a 4-year lacrosse player at LFHS from 1999-2002. During her senior 2002 season, she was the All-State goalie for the Scouts as they won the school’s first IHSWLA State Championship over Loyola Academy. She went on to play club lacrosse at the University of Kansas, playing offense and goalie.

Jenna comes to LFHS from Barrington High School, where she was the Varsity Assistant from 2008-10, Co-Varsity Head Coach in 2011, & JV Head Coach in 2012. She has also been involved in Lacrosse America from 2007-2008 & IGJL from 2010-2012.

Jenna currently works part time in HR for a medical company. She is married to John Zilka and has a five-year-old daughter, Mallory, and a two-year-old son, Jake.

Gina Filippo, Volunteer Varsity Girls Lacrosse

Coach Filippo has been an LFHS volunteer coach for Varsity Girls Lacrosse since 2016.



Varsity Girls Lacrosse Awards - Spring, 2017

2018 Kara Antonucci
2018 Mary Doheny
2020 Charlotte Domittner
2018 Elisabeth Domittner
2018 Olivia Douglass
2018 Grace Geraghty
*2017 Erica Jones
2018 Audrey Kaus
2018 Virginia Leonardi
2018 Catherine Nicholson
2018 Natalie Notz
2020 Emma OConnor
*2017 Grace Payne
2018 Whitney Perschke
*2017 Katherine Ragusa
*2017 Victoria Salanty
2019 Johanna (Addie) Sidles
2018 Caroline Skinner
2017 Tara St. Amand
*2017 Sarah Steindl
*2017 Romayne (Libby) Thompson
2018 Rachel Wasserman
*4th yr. participation

Katherine Ragusa
Grace Geraghty
Caroline Skinner

Mary Doheny
Elisabeth Domittner
Olivia Douglass
Grace Geraghty
Erica Jones
Audrey Kaus
Virginia Leonardi
Natalie Notz
Grace Payne
Katherine Ragusa
Caroline Skinner
Sarah Steindl
Romayne (Libby) Thompson
Rachel Wasserman

NSC Sportsmanship Award



Honorable Mention

Kara Antonucci

Mary Doheny

Tori Salanty

Sarah Steindl


Regular Season Record
Conference Record W: 5 L: 0 – Conference Champs
Overall Record