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Coach Amalie Meszaros

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During Amalie’s high school career – two-sport standout in lacrosse and field hockey at Winters Mill.  Three year First Team All-county & MVAL in field hockey & lacrosse.  Numerous Regional & State Final appearances.  Selected twice to the Under Armour Underclassmen Team & three-times to the National High School Girls Team.  Also played club for Skywalkers.  Amalie continued her lacrosse career for University of Maryland, College Park.  Coaching for Check-Hers since Summer 2013.

Coach Jacqui Voland

Jacqui Voland
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Jacqui (Williar) Voland is a Carroll County native and loved being able to coach young girls in her own area. She was a four-year, three-sport athlete at Francis Scott Key High School where she earned All-Conference honors for soccer, Eagle Awards for a variety of sports, and was named the overall Female Unsung Hero in girls’ athletics at the end of her senior year. She continued in athletics by moving on to NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse at Christopher Newport University for two years, where the team won the USA South Conference and appeared in the NCAA Tournament in both years. After two years, she transferred back home to McDaniel College and played for the Green Terror for one year, graduating from McDaniel in 2011. Upon beginning a career in education, Jacqui also started coaching girls’ basketball and girls’ lacrosse at Winters Mill High School in the 2012-2013 School year. Jacqui has been coaching with Check-Hers since 2016 and feels truly blessed to have the opportunity to teach young ladies about the game of lacrosse!

Goalie Coach Heather Burnham

Heather Burnham
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Heather graduated from Messiah University where she played for the women’s lacrosse team as a goalie. Heather grew up in Westminster, Maryland and played for the recreational league Westminster Area Lacrosse (WAX) and continued her lacrosse career playing for the Winters Mill High School JV and Varsity teams. Throughout high school she helped coach goalie clinics and further developed her skills in private sessions. She also assisted in coaching clinics through Carroll County Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and has experience working with athletes from third grade- high school.

During her college career, Heather was third in the Mid-Atlantic Conference (MAC) in number of saves and led her team in groundballs prior to the season being shortened by Covid-19. As a junior her team won the conference championship with an undefeated record which qualified them to compete in the NCAA Division 3 tournament where they made it to the Elite 8. In the Elite 8 match Heather made a season high of 12 saves and ended the game with a save percentage of over 50%. 

 Heather will be joining our 2028 Black team alongside coaches Amalie Meszaros and Jacqui Voland as well as assisting with position specific training for the goalies of CheckHers Elite.

Assistant Coach Kara Stark

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Kara grew up and has lived her whole life in Carroll County. She played both soccer and lacrosse at Francis Scott Key high school and graduated in 2013, earning second team honors for soccer junior and senior year and honorable mention for lacrosse junior year. She played for CMD for 2 seasons while in high school. Kara then attended Lebanon Valley College where she continued to play both sports and major in Biology for all 4 years, competing in the MAC playoffs each year as well as ECACs. Returning home in 2017, she was dual enrolled in nursing school at Carroll Community College and Stevenson University for her ADN and BSN degrees. She is currently working as a travel nurse. She began coaching at Francis Scott Key high school with the girls lacrosse team in 2020. And is super excited to have this opportunity to teach and grow the game of lacrosse with our local youth girls!

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 Tournament Schedule

FALL – 2021

National Fall Fest – October 23,2021

Spring – NGLL -2022


Impulse – 6/4

Live Love Lax -6/11 & 6/12

Beach Blast-6/25 & 6/26

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June 2022


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