Jan
21

Q&A with Head Coach Sharis Lachappelle

As reported in Four Points News, Sunday, January 19, 2020

Overall/District records last year
Overall 20-2-2, District 14-0-2

Titles last season
District Champions, Regional Semi-finalist

Returning varsity players:
14

Returning starters:
Olivia Perez, Lexi Spinetta, Kaya Pehrson, Maddie Russell, Hailey Sapinoro, Sarah Devaney, Hailey Hoffmann

Coaching record
VHS and overall 22-3-2

1)What is the team’s strengths and concerns as you head into the season?
Strengths: Speed and Coachable
Concerns: Playing a full 80 minutes

2)Which team is predicted to win district? How does your team stack up against them?
Predicted to win: Round Rock, Westwood or Vandegrift
Our district is topnotch and every team will be a battle. We will match up well against each opponent but we have our work cut out for us.

3)Any up and coming stars that we should know about?
Kaya Pehrson plays both varsity basketball and varsity soccer. She recently committed to Texas Tech for soccer and is a natural goal scorer.

4)What’s a great off-the-field story we should know about regarding a player or your team overall?
Peyton Chandler (Sr. defender) played her freshman year for Vandegrift before only playing club her sophomore year. Her junior year she came back to high school soccer but was unable to play due to tearing her ACL.  This will be her first time back since her freshman year getting to play for Vandegrift . [UPDATE: she tore her ACL again. 🙁 ]