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Athlete Worth Watching: Josh Coffman of Severna Park High School

Josh Coffman verbally committed to play lacrosse at the University of Maryland before he played a single game at Severna Park High School.

Athlete Worth Watching: Justin Gielen of DeMatha Catholic High School

Justin Gielen has played soccer and basketball for as long as he can remember. The sports have been two of the most central parts of his life.

Athlete Worth Watching: Karlie & Kathryn Allen, North Dorchester High School

Twin sisters, Karlie and Kathryn, hail from Cambridge, Maryland where they attend North Dorchester High School.

Athlete Worth Watching: Kassidy Bresnahan, South River High School Graduate

Recent South River High School graduate Kassidy Bresnahan arrived at the University of Florida this fall several steps ahead of the rest of her highly recruited freshmen lacrosse teammates.

Athlete Worth Watching: Kara Blanchard, Chesapeake High School Graduate

The graduated senior attacker, who will continue her lacrosse career at La Salle University, was named the 2016 team MVP and the 2016 Capital Gazette Coaches All-County Second Team.

Athlete Worth Watching: Michael Mercer of Indian Creek Upper School

As a freshman standout for the Eagles, Michael Mercer is a multi-sport athlete competing on both the varsity soccer and baseball teams.

Athlete Worth Watching: Hailey Ritter of Queen Anne’s County High School

For Hailey Ritter, a junior at Queen Anne’s County High School in Centreville, her love for swimming stemmed from an accidental sign up—but it was worth it.

Athlete Worth Watching: Henry Parkhurst of Gunston School

Henry Parkhurst, who attends Gunston School, is a very active and involved student-athlete, excelling in three sports, academics, and multiple extracurricular activities.

Athlete Worth Watching: Carly Genovere of McDonogh High School Equestrian

Carly Genovere, an accomplished equestrian, commutes two hours every day round trip from Edgewater to McDonogh School in order to participate in an elite riding program at the Owings Mills School.

Athlete Worth Watching: Colin Elliott of Easton High School

The rising senior, who attends Easton High School, stays busy by participating on the varsity soccer and track teams, as well as playing on the year-round travel soccer team.