Preparing Boys for Life

Varsity Soccer

varsity soccer at The Haverford School

 

Overview

The Haverford School's varsity soccer program has won four conference titles, three PAISAA State Championships, and four national rankings since 2011. In 2014, the team finished #10 in the nation. Numerous players have received all-conference, all-state, and all-region status, highlighted by back-to-back Gatorade Players of the year in 2011 and 2012. The 2014 team also won the NSCAA Ethics Award.

Meet the Coach

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Dan Keefe is head coach of the varsity program. For six years, he coached under the direction of Bill Brady, whose teams won four Inter-Ac Championships and three PAISAA Championships. In his inaugural 2018-19 season, Coach Keefe's team won the Inter-Ac and was ranked as high as 10th nationally. 

Keefe played soccer in Cincinnati, Ohio, and matriculated to Wake Forest University. 

In addition to his work with the soccer team, Dan is an Upper School English teacher, coordinator for the Edward R. Hallowell Literary Lecture, and a part-time poet/writer.

Team News

Philadelphia Inquirer

The Haverford School boys’ soccer team scored twice in the second half to overcome a halftime deficit and beat Springside Chestnut Hill, 2-1, in the PAISAA semifinals on Thursday. Joe Pariano tied the game with 16 minutes remaining and Asher Laackman scored less than five minutes later to give the Fords the lead. Haverford will face the Kiski School in the PAISAA final on Wednesday, Nov. 13. Read the story >

Read More about Inquirer: Haverford comeback clinches spot in PAISAA boys’ soccer championship
athlete of the week

By Bruce Adams, PAPrepLive.com

The senior central midfielder has been a potent two-way performer for the Fords’ soccer team. In his last five games (as of Oct. 28), Macaione has dished out five assists, plus he has scored a number of key goals for the Fords throughout the season. fall, Macaione received second team All-Inter-Ac and All-Main Line soccer honors as a key member of Haverford’s Inter-Ac champions. Ford head coach said, “Luke has dominated as a central midfielder and helped our team find its offensive identity. He is a servant leader and a model student at our school.” Outside the pitch, Macaione spoke recently to the Haverford Upper School as a student leader of the Character Mentorship Program – a group dedicated to mentoring students that have committed honor code violations. Read the story >

Read More about PAPrepLive: Luke Macaione is Main Line Boys Athlete of the Week

Schedule

Colgate Camp: July 6-9
Tryouts: Aug. 19-21*
Beach Weekend: Aug. 23-25

Volunteer Opportunities

ESF Dream Camp Orientation: 9 a.m. Temple University – Monday, July 1
Haverford Play Day: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. @ The Haverford School – Sunday, July 21

*Tryouts will take from 8:30-10:30 and 1:30-3:30. After decisions are made regarding varsity, the JV players will continue to practice for single sessions on Thursday and Friday at a time to be determined by Kevin Tryon. The varsity will play a scrimmage on Thursday the 22nd and then head down the shore for team bonding. We will return on Saturday morning.

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Roster


# Name Position Class
5 M.J. Atkins Defender 2020
30 William Boyes Goaltender 2020
16 Kieran Bradley Midfielder 2021
4 Trent Davis Midfielder 2021
42 Carson De Marco Defender 2020
15 Robert Driscoll Midfielder 2020
2 Damian Ferraro Midfielder 2022
8 Zion Georges Midfielder 2022
44 Mitchell Hark Midfielder 2020
23 Papi Harris Midfielder 2023
17 Andrew Hubschmidt Defender 2020
14 Andrew Johnson Defender 2022
26 William Kendall Midfielder 2022
18 Jack Kirkpatrick Defender 2020
39 Sam Kohl Defender 2022
11 Asher Laackman Midfielder 2022
0 Drew Loughnane Goaltender 2021
10 Luke Macaione Midfielder 2020
32 Brennan McBride Defender 2020
6 Drew Paradis Midfielder 2020
28 Joe Pariano Midfielder 2023
21 Matt Pressler Midfielder 2022
1 Bernard Rogers Striker 2021
24 Jack Schrotberger Striker 2020
7 Zach Seaman Striker 2021
22 Charlie Sommer Midfielder 2020
12 Will Springer Defender 2020
99 Avery Stamps Goaltender 2020
25 Sam Tryon Midfielder 2022
3 Curtis Weh Defense 2021

Results

Record

  • Varsity Soccer
    Record: 12-9

Results

vs.
Championship, PAISAA Tournament, Kiski Prep
Away
Draper Walsh Stadium - Immaculata University
Loss 0-2
vs.
Episcopal Academy
Away
Episcopal Academy
Loss 0-1
vs.
Semi-Final Game on SCHA's Class of 2016 Field, PAISAA Tournament, SCHA
Away
SCHA
Win 2-1
Tournament
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vs.
Second Round, PAISAA Tournament, Germantown Friends' School
Home
Memorial Field - The Haverford School
Win 4-2
View Recap
vs.
First Round, PAISAA Tournament, Abington Friends'
Home
Memorial Field - The Haverford School
Win 6-0
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vs.
Senior Recognition Day, SCHA
Home
Memorial Field - The Haverford School
Loss 0-1
vs.
Malvern Prep
Home
Memorial Field - The Haverford School
Win 2-0

2019 Season Recap

Coach: Daniel Keefe
Overall Record: 13-8
League Record: 6-4
Team Highlights:

  • PAISAA State runner-up
  • Secured 1000th win in the School's soccer program history in Nov. 5
  • Placed second in the Inter-Ac
  • The defense, the best in the Inter-Ac, allowed only five goals during the season
  • Will Boyes and Luke Macaione will play in college

Individual Accomplishments: 

All-Inter-Ac First Team:
Asher Laackman
Will Boyes
Luke Macaione
MJ Atkins
Mitchell Hark
Trent Davis

Collegiate Athletes

Haverford School graduates have gone on to play at several premier institutions. Collegiate athletes from the past five graduating classes are:

2019:

Griffin Wada-University of Chicago
Will Micheletti-Franklin & Marshall
Nick Pippis-Haverford College
Scott Marshall-Trinity College

2018:

Bobby Stratts-Skidmore College
Will Baltrus-Occidental College
Nik Golz-Connecticut College

2017:

Josh Ridenhour-Skidmore

2016:

Conor Bradley-Villanova
Shane Bradley-Villanova
Connor Gregory-Brown
Jimmy Tricolli-Emory
Jerry Karalis-Colgate
Senan Farrelly-Notre Dame
Alec Haas-Wesleyan
Grant Yu-Pomona

2014:

Sander Yu-Drexel

2013:

Carlo DeMarco-UMass
Brett Campbell-Georgetown
Danny Rubenstein-Wesleyan
Sam Bowen-Randolph Macon

Photos

For photos, check out our teams on The Haverford School's SmugMug account.

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