The purpose of the Common Goal Lacrosse Club is to provide a fair affordable opportunity for girls to play lacrosse at a competitive level.

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Pete Bell
Director of CGL Coaching

Current Asst Coach at Roberts Wesleyan

- As a 1986 graduate of Webster High School, Bell played eight years of men’s lacrosse. He then directed his focus from boy's to girl's lacrosse to coach his daughter, who has been recruited to play at Central Michigan.  Pete coached at Webster Schroeder HS for four years, which the last two were as an assistant varsity coach. Bell also helped start Common Goal Lacrosse Club, a well-known girls' lacrosse club in Rochester, where he served as head coach for 2018 class and is currently helping assist at the 2020 level.

   
2021  
David York
Head Coach
Head Girls Varsity Coach at Aquinas Institute

Ali Fox
Asst Coach

Former womens lacrosse player and graduate of Roberts Wesleyan College
   
2022  
Mike Smock
Head Coach
Wayne HS Girls Varsity Head Coach
​Former W. Irondequoit HS Girls Varsity head coach

Jessica Giancursio
Asst Coach

Current player for Roberts Wesleyan College.  Currently in her senior year

   
2023  

LeAnna Presler
Head Coach

Current Varsity Girls Lacrosse Head Coach for Livonia High School.  Also currently a teacher for the Livonia School District.
2010 Livonia graduate and graduate of Elmira College, where she played all four years as goalie

Christina Hart
Asst Coach
Current assistant coach at Roberts Wesleyan College, where she was also a four player alongside Coach Swartz.
   
2024  
Mackenzie King
Head Coach
Played lacrosse throughout high school at Brighton and with relentless hustle, then continued to play all four years as a defender at SUNY Potsdam. In addition to coaching for CGL, I also head the JV program at Aquinas. I will be getting my master's degree from Brockport for Athletic Administration starting this fall and work full time at Lululemon
Keyla Bay
Asst Coach
Former CGL 2018 Orange player
Currently heading into her junior  year and playing for Fairfield University
2017 All Greater Rochester Girls Lacrosse
2018 Senior All Star Game - Defensive Player of the Game
2 sport athlete for Webster Thomas HS
   
2025  
TBD
Head Coach

 

   
   
2026  
Shannen Drennon
Head Coach

2012 Graduate of Hilton High School 

Former player and graduate of Mercyhurst University

Went on to receive her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Gannon University

Assistant 2018 Orange Coach to Pete Bell since the club inception in 2012 through to 2018's graduated.

Christine Molinari
Asst Coach
2018 Graduate and former player for the Davidson College Womens Lacrosse team for 4 years
   
2027  

Kristin Paolini (formerly Concordia)
Head Coach

Kristin is the current Roberts Wesleyan Womens Lacrosse Head Coach.
She has been with CGL since it innception, coaching the 2020 for the last several years and now moving down to bring along our 2027s
Kristin playerd her collegiate carerr at Siena College as their starting goalie
She is a graduate of Webster Thomas High School
Chelsea Akins
Asst Coach
Former CGL 2020 player
Attending Quinnipiac University starting in Fall of 2020
 
   
2028  
Maddy Walsh
Head Coach
Currently a Junior at Roberts Wesleyan College where she plays lacrosse for the Red Hawks.  She graduated from East Rochester High School where she was a starter for lacrosse, basketball and field hockey.  She was the team MVP for lacrosse 2015-2017.
   
2029  
Tara Pittman
Head Coach
Current Spencerport JV Girls Lacrosse Head Coach.   Formerly Penfield Central Schools Modified girls lacrosse head coach
   
Additional Coaches  
Natalie Arieno
Goalie Coach
Former CGL 2018 and Greece Arcadia High School goalie
Currently a goalie for the Roberts Wesleyan Womens Lacrosse team
Instructed for over 6 years by our very own John Concorida (see above) as well as assisted John for the last 2 years in goalie instruction to younger players