The 2018 spring sports season begins on February 26, 2018. Online registration will open Monday, January 22 and can be found here. All student-athletes must have an approved registration submitted prior to being allowed to participate in tryouts. Our lacrosse program offers two levels of play; varsity and junior varsity. Cuts may be made based on the number of interested participants.
Games schedules will be posted online through NPSLathletics.org. Practice schedules will be released to the team when available.
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Natalie MerrillGirls Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Natalie Merrill, ’10 graduated from Kennedy Catholic High School and Washington State University. She has a degree in psychology and a minor in human development. At WSU, Natalie was the president and captain of the Women’s Lacrosse Club. Immediately after graduating from WSU Natalie, she returned to Kennedy Catholic and became the head coach for the women’s lacrosse team.
Natalie earned MVP honors and was voted First Team All-State every year in high school. As a freshman, she was trained as a lacrosse official and worked her way up to officiating collegiate club level games. Throughout high school, her skills developed rapidly while playing on select teams competing in California, Colorado, Oregon and Arizona. As a junior, she was selected to the Washington State Regional Team and played in Baltimore, MD. During her senior year, she led Kennedy Catholic to the Division II State Championship where they placed 2nd to Eastside Catholic.
Natalie actively plays in a women’s league for Breakaway Lacrosse. Her goal as coach exceeds winning and performing well on the field, her wish is to promote positive personal growth, self-confidence, time management and responsibility. She is honored to share her love of the game while creating lifelong memories and connections.