Sammy enters her second full season as the head coach of the Valkyries in 2018-19. McCarrick helped to guide the Valkyries to the Conference Carolinas tournament last season, while senior Brittni Jones finished second in the conference with 75 goals on the season, including a record-setting 10 against Barton.
After spending the 2016-17 season as the assistant coach of the Valkyries' Lacrosse program, Sammy McCarrick was promoted to Head Coach in April 2017.
McCarrick comes to Converse after an impressive playing career at Limestone College. McCarrick helped lead the Saints to three Conference Carolinas Tournament Championships. McCarrick left Limestone as the all-time leading goal scorer (193).
McCarrick was named 2015 IWLCA All-American First Team, Four time IWLCA All-South Region Selection, Four time Conference Carolinas All-Conference selection, 2012 Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year selection, and a 2013 NCAA Division II All-Tournament selection.
McCarrick, an Oswego, N.Y. native, graduated from Limestone College in May of 2015 with a Bachelors degree in Organismal Biology.