Home of the Ripcurl World Girls

The Casey Powell World Lacrosse Foundation is excited to launch a Girls’ Lacrosse Program! Join us as we make history under the name Ripcurl World Girls Lacrosse. Ripcurl World Girls Lacrosse is a sister of the CPWLF Family! We will be offering opportunities for our elite travel teams, Speed Lax play days, beginner’s crash course and endless opportunities to impact the world of lacrosse. Additional season details and registration as follows.

— 9/25 to 11/19 —
Ripcurl World Girls
Fall Travel Teams

Elite travel teams offered to graduating years 2018-2022 & 2022-2024. Each team will travel to compete in (2/3) tournaments. Our players will be focused on developing skills and compete at a higher level of competition. We balance fun and hard work to build a team atmosphere that promotes both individual and team strengths.

Monday 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

R.L. Taylor Complex – 1845 Johns River Street (Previously 34th Street)

Tentative Tournaments:
Teal/White teams – Gold Coast in Plantation, FL – Oct. 21-22
Teal team – Wishbone in Apopka, FL – Nov. 11-12
White team – President’s Cup in Orlando, FL – Nov. 18-19

Proposed Tournaments:
Subject to players registering

— August 12th —
Ripcurl World Girls Teal & White Travel

We are looking to seed a Teal and White travel team. FREE for returning High school and Middle school players. $15 for NEW High School players.

11:00am to 1:30pm

Taylor Complex

— 9/10 to 11/5 —
Fall Youth Lacrosse
(Non travel)

Available to any beginner or novice player ages 6-17 years old! We will offer a series of developmental practices and SPEED Lacrosse to provide a comfortable and fun environment for any girl interested in learning the sport! This is an opportunity to get individualized attention on mastering the fundamentals.

Sundays 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Brookside elementary school
3636 S. Shade Ave., Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact us: (941) 320-3121

RipCurl Coaching Staff

Coach: Ashley Gray McLeod

Hometown: Fairfax, VA
Sports Played in High School: Soccer, Lacrosse, Swimming, Tennis
College Attended: Denison University
Sports played in College: (Note club or Division level): Lacrosse, Div III
Years Coaching Lacrosse: 4 years, Current Head coach at Riverview High School
Full-time job is: Teacher and law degree

Favorite quote: “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” Will Durant.
“You can observe a lot by just watching.” Yogi Berra

Coach: Christiana Walker

Hometown: Jarrettsville, MD
Sports Played in High School: Soccer, Cross Country, Lacrosse
Sports played in College: Club Lacrosse & Rowing
College: High Point University
Years Coaching Lacrosse: 3 years, over 19 years of playing experience, 2 years as Assistant Coach at Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School
Full-time job is: Interior Designer www.studioghome.com

Favorite quote: “You must be the change you want to see in the world” Gandhi

Coach: Heather O’Neill

Heather Chase O’Neill – Director of Ripcurl Lacrosse
Hometown: Haddonfield, NJ
Sports Played in High School: Field Hockey, Basketball, Track
College Attended: Full Athletic Scholarship to Syracuse University
Sports Played in College: Field Hockey Divison 1 (All American)
Years Coached Sports:5 years: basketball, field hockey, and lacrosse
Full-Time Job: Co-Founder and Executive Director of The Casey Powell World Lacrosse Foundation

Favorite Quote: ” We may not have it all together, but together we have it all”

Gallery of Previous Events

Friends of the Program

Print Design Services by Fluid Graphic Design, LLC

Stacy Rector is a freelance graphic designer. She has owned Fluid Graphic Design, LLC since 2004 and has worked professionally as a graphic designer since 1991. Stacy graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Fine Arts. She is the Creative Director for Turquoise Magazine published by the Naples Daily News.

Stacy’s design work is published in the Tampa Bay Times, Naples Daily News, Ritz Carlton Magazine, Sarasota Magazine and New York Times. She has won numerous state, national and international design awards. Including two World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers awards for the Tampa Bay Times Newspapers in Education Reading with the Tampa Bay Rays and for Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Fit4Allkids. The Fit4Allkids Newspaper in Education program was the only North American publication to receive one of these prestigious awards in 2014.

Stacy’s lacrosse experience began when both of her children started playing in kindergarten and still play to this day for the Sarasota Seahawks. Stacy’s contributions to the Seahawks include marketing director, designing collateral and of course, team mom. Stacy grew up swimming competitively and swam for the Sarasota YMCA Sharks.

Stacy currently designs artwork for the Casey Powell World Lacrosse Foundation and enjoys using her adverting and design talents to bring awareness to this worthwhile endeavor.

Wordpress Web Design & Seo Services by Ocasio Consulting, LLC

Dennis Ocasio is a freelance WordPress Web designer and SEO specialist. Dennis co-founded Ocasio Consulting, LLC in 2012 and has worked as a digital designer since 1989. Dennis graduated from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale with a degree in Advertising Design.

Currently, he provides creative services as a consultant to other non-profit organizations such as; Clean the World, East Orlando Jr. Predators and Central Florida Hawks.

Besides producing Web design for the Casey Powell World Lacrosse Foundation, Dennis also has designed and maintained other lacrosse related websites such as; CaseyPowell.com and SpeedLacrosse.com.