Lawrence Girls Basketball
Josie Lee of Cony drives against Jordyn Towers during their Eastern Class A semifinal at the Augusta Civic Center. Cony won 49-37.
|Coach: John Donato (3rd season)
Last season: 2-16
Top returners: F Sam Mestieri (Jr., 5-5), F Shelby Rudnicki (Jr., 5-8), F Brianna Soucy (Jr., 5-7), F Paige Belanger (So., 5-8), G Jordyn Towers (So., 5-6)
Key newcomers: C Molly Moen (Jr., 5-7), G Mikeala Beane (So., 5-4), G Taylor Reynolds (So., 5-2), F Taylor Watson (So., 5-5), G Alexis Chamberlain (Fr., (5-7), C Nia Irving (Fr., 5-11), G Dominique Lewis (Fr., 5-3)
Outlook: The Bulldogs have no seniors, but have five returners and three freshmen with a lot of upside. They should improve on last season’s record, and how well they play together could determine how large that improvement is.
Coach’s comment: “We’re in a building stage. We should be a little bit more competitive than we were last year.”