2021 Girls Teams Captains:
Congratulations to: Lainey Benson, Lauren Carlson, Erin Christensen and Kaelin Cochran
Girls Soccer – Roster Information
2020 Girls Information:
For those who did not make a team and would like a written evaluation one may be provided, please email Steve Polkowski at: firstname.lastname@example.org, please note that no phone calls will be accepted to discuss team placement. Written evaluations will be responded to in the order they are received and will be responded to starting the week of August 24th.
9th Graders not placed on a team, there will be a camp option that will be offered that is not affiliated with ISD709 or Duluth East. Steve will email information out within the next few days regarding this option for fall training.
Girls that made the team should look at the schedule page to get the schedule for the next two weeks.
For the 2020 Duluth East Girls Varsity/JV team posting Click Here
For those who were selected to a team, there will be a mandatory meeting, Thursday, August 20th at 6:30pm on zoom, link to be sent out to team members.
Girls Soccer Clothing Apparel- All Apparel Purchasing is Optional
Girls team apparel- Orders Due Monday, August 24th- Click Here
Girls team stadium jackets- Orders Due Friday, August 28th- Click Here
Parents/Players/Fan apparel- Orders Due Friday, September 4th- Click Here
East Varsity and JV Team Bonding
Team bondings for the 2020 season are still under development.
2020 East Girls Soccer Coaching Staff
Varsity Head Coach- Steve Polkowski- Steve is entering his 10th season as the girls coach and 9th season overall with Duluth East. Steve has his coaching minor through the University of Minnesota-Duluth, his USSF D license, his NSCAA National Diploma, High School Coaching Diploma and Director of Coaching Certificate. Away from the field Steve is a high school history teacher at Cloquet High School.
Varsity Assistant Coach- Cass Welhouse- A native of Appleton Wisconsin, Cass had a long career as a defender at both the high school and club level. She is a current member of the UMD women’s club soccer team and spent this past summer coaching with East Select Soccer at the U12, and U14 levels. She is currently in the education program at UMD focusing both on elementary and special education, she is set to graduate in 2020.
Junior Varsity Coach- Roni Rudolph- Roni joined the Greyhound staff in 2019 after graduating college with a degree in elementary education. Roni played four years of soccer at the College of St. Scholastica and played in the NCAA tournament twice. Prior to her college career she was a captain of the Greyhounds and the starting keeper for two seasons.
For team explanations, individual grade level expectations, team rules and the tryout/team selection process please refer to the 2019 Girls Soccer Team Handbook
AYSA Options- None in 2020
Summer Soccer Information-
Duluth East Girls Soccer does not affiliate itself with any summer club, program or camp. If you are interested in playing summer soccer please use the link below for available programs in the Duluth area. If your club, program or camp is not listed and you would like it listed please click the “contact high school coaches” tab and we will have the information added.
Thanks and GO GREYHOUNDS