2021 Varsity Team Captains (l-r) Delaney Roth, Emma Norton, Hailey Hires and Grace Collier.
Roster as of 4/15. Click header link for printable version.
Tara Clough, Varsity Head Coach
Coach Clough joined the Cardinals in September 2019 to prepare for her inaugural season with the program in 2020. Previously, she was head varsity coach at Sacred Heart Greenwich for 5 years, where she led the Tigers to FAA Championship titles in 2017, 2018 and 2019 and an 18-1 record and national ranking in 2019. Clough was a multi-sport athlete in New Canaan and went on to play lacrosse at Notre Dame, where she was part of the program's launch and elected team captain. She began her coaching career as a volunteer assistant at Boston College and currently coaches with the CT Grizzlies lacrosse club. In 2020, she coached the CONNY Under Armour All-American Command Division team, comprised of 2023-24 graduates, to a national championship.
Shannon Colligan, Varsity Assistant Coach
Shannon Colligan is a 2012 graduate of Greenwich HS, where she was a four year varsity starter for both soccer and lacrosse. Her senior year she was awarded GHS Female Athlete of the Year and nominated for ESPN Gatorade CT Female Athlete of the Year.
In lacrosse, Shannon was a two-year team captain where she helped lead the team to State Championships in 2011 and 2012. Her recognition includes State Tournament MVP (2011) and All-State (2012). She holds the all time assists record for the program. Shannon was also an All-American soccer player at GHS and also holds the All-Time Goals Scored record for the program. She was a team captain her senior year and was part of back-to-back FCIAC Championships in 2010 & 2011.
Shannon continued her athletic career playing soccer at North Carolina State University. Her sophomore year she transferred to The University of Richmond, playing both soccer and lacrosse. In her junior soccer season, she finished 10th in the NCAA Division I for assists. Shannon finished her collegiate career at University of Bridgeport, playing both sports. Her senior season, she helped the soccer team make it to the NCAA Elite Eight. That season she was named to the All-East Region First Team and was selected for the All-East Region All Star Team. In 2019, Shannon played professional soccer in Sweden for Sandviken Dam FC.
Shannon currently works for BlueStreak Sports Training and specializes in speed, strength, agility training and trains skill development for lacrosse and soccer players. She has coached at the high school and club level since 2016.
Megan Wax, Varsity Assistant Coach
Andrew Morton, Varsity Volunteer Assistant Coach