2019 Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year: Katie Witmer
With the spring high school sports season complete, it’s time to reveal the All-Coastal Preps teams. Over the next week, you will get to know more about the players of the year while also seeing who made first and second team in boys golf, boys tennis, boys and girls track & field, boys and girls lacrosse, girls soccer, softball and baseball
The Coastal Preps Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year is junior Katie Witmer of Hoggard
Witmer led the Vikings to a Mideastern Conference title and a spot in the fourth round of the playoffs by scoring 56 goals to go along with 19 assists for a team-high 75 points. The junior also had 53 ground balls, 17 takeaways and 74 draw controls.
She scored three or more goals in 11 of the team’s 17 games, including a season-high seven in a 14-9 victory over Topsail on March 20. In a pair of one-goal wins over rival Ashley, Witmer found the back of the net five times and added a pair of assists.
Food: Chicken nuggets
Dessert: Cookie dough
Candy: Hershey’s Chocolate
Restaurant: Cook Out
Movie: The Cat in the Hat with Mike Myers
TV Show: That’s 70’s Show
Sport to watch on TV: College lacrosse
Song: David Bells Sucks by Kash Makinkoey
Subject in school: History
Memory from the season: Playing Cardinal Gibbons and coming together as a team to play against them.
Saying from your coach: Play for the person next to you or Next play.