Goforth resigns as Bishop Shanahan girls’ coach after turning struggling program into a playoff team

By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/16/11

Kevin Goforth, who helped build a struggling Bishop Shanahan girls’ lacrosse program into a two-time playoff team, has resigned after four seasons.

Goforth guided Shanahan to an overall record of 31-37 in his tenure, leading the Eagles to the District 1 tournament ion 2010 and 2011. His squad was named the Most Improved Team in the region by PASLA in 2010 and had its best finish ever (fourth place) in the Ches-Mont this spring.

Goforth also has coached nine girls that have gone on to play or commit to play at the Division I level and was named a Phillylacrosse.com Honorable Mention Coach of the Year in 2010. Goforth, a boys’ youth and club coach, will be an assistant for the Shanahan boys’ team this year.

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