HEADstrong Pennsylvania Girls Lacrosse Club

HEADstrong Pennsylvania Girls Lacrosse Club believes in quality not quantity lacrosse education. Our club is a 501-C3 Non-Profit program that provides a personal and individualized coaching environment for girls in Chester County, PA and the Philadelphia Metro area.

The program will operate in a year-round format integrating fall team training sessions, fall ball league, fall tournament play, winter skill development sessions & indoor league play, community service and summer team training and tournament play.

Mandy Gionfriddo , General Manager

Gionfriddo founded the Patriots program and has served as the Girls Director of Lacrosse for the WCLA since 2016. She has coached field hockey and lacrosse in Ridley for the past 18 years, and served as a captain of the Marple Newtown 1995 Pennsylvania State Championship lacrosse team. A member of the Marple Newtown High School Hall of Fame for lacrosse, Gionfriddo served as captain of the 1998 and 1999 teams at Cabrini, earning first-team All PAC and honorable mention honors for lacrosse and field hockey in 1997, 1998 and 1999.

Tournament Schedules

June 10

Victory Summer Rise (2030 Blue, 2027/28))


Conshohocken, PA

June 10

NXT All-American (2031, 2030 Red, 2029))


West Chester, PA

June 11

NXT All-American (2031)


West Chester, PA


PA Girls Summer Camp

Sharpen your skills this summer with our Girls Skills Camp at Collegium Charter School! Open to players in grades 6-11, the camp will take place on June 27-29 from 9:30

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Coaching Staff

Ellie Hughes

College: West Chester University Coaching Experience:  Foundation Goalie training and...

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