Epoch/USL High School Girls' Players of the Week (June 20)

Sarah Conley of Needham (Mass.) had nine goals and two assists in her team's state semifinals and finals wins last week. (PHOTO BY SEAN BROWNE)

The Epoch/US Lacrosse Players of the Week are named each Tuesday to recognize the most outstanding individual performances in high school boys’  and girls’ lacrosse in each of the five regions — Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, South, Midwest and West — outlined in our high school coverage. (The South region season is complete.) Make it Epoch.  


Sarah Conley, Needham (Mass.)

Conley scored seven goals to lead Needham to an 18-8 win over Andover (Mass.) in the Division 1 state semifinals. She followed that with two goals and two assists as Needham claimed the Division 1 state championship with an 8-5 win over Longmeadow (Mass.).

Also notable: Elle Hansen, Cohasset (Mass.); Callie Hem, Needham (Mass.); Allison Tetrault, Longmeadow (Mass.)

— Will Cleveland



Abby Johnson, Eden Prairie (Minn.)

Johnson scored six goals in a 16-10 victory over the Blake School (Minn.) to lift the Eagles to their third-straight state title Saturday. In Eden Prairie’s state semifinal win over Farmington (Minn.) on Thursday, Johnson scored twice. She tallied 36 goals for the season.

Also notable: Naomi Rogge, Eden Prairie (Minn.)

— Justin Bogg

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