The top: 8A rallies to win CONNY title in unique season

THE PLAYERS — Back row: assistant coach Margot Krotee, Charlotte Sulger, Lindsay Arrix, Annelise Finn, Shannon Dahlquist, Mia Cesare, Katie Chandler, Alessia Packard, Lindsey Olson, Maisie Stewart, Margaret Maruszewski, Alex Bowman, Lucie Edwards; second row: assistant coach Jane Nedder, Marley McCarthy, Chapin Pfeifle, coach Ciara Thurlow; front: Kate Bellissimo, Kelly Raymond, Ridgely Gargano,  Nelle Kniffin, Lauren Blatney, Sarah Bogdan, Teddy Maloney, Grace Johnsen.


Darien’s 8A girls’ lacrosse team won the TOP Tier Conny Championship, edging Greenwich 10-9 in a grudge match, at Yale University’s Reese Stadium on June 10.

Darien was down 5-4 at the half.

It is the 8A’s first CONNY title win, and the girls swept New Canaan, Greenwich and Bronxville this season to do it.  

Ciara Thurlow is the coach assisted by Jane Nedder and Margot Krotee.

Appears in the July 20 print issue of The Darien Times