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November 18, 2013

What makes the state-champion Newburyport girls soccer team special?

Lilly Donovan

Sr., Captain

Goalkeeper

“This team really bonded. We had 10 seniors who played together since sixth grade. We all love each other so much. These are my best friends.”

Aly Leahy

Sr., Captain

Center back

“We have a lot of heart. Everybody plays every game as hard as they possibly can. We’re a family on the field and off of it. We work well together.”

Carly Brand

Sr., Captain

Midfield

“Our coaches held us to a very high standard since our youth program. This year, we made it a priority to live up to that standard every day.”

Jaycie Triandafilou

Sr., Captain

Striker

“Nothing would break our bond. We were so for each other. We’d do anything for each other. With our will and commitment, nothing would break us.”

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