Meet the staff members dedicated to sharing their knowledge and love of the game with your children through many programs and camps!
Camp Director · Amy Havrilla Orcutt
It is Coach Orcutt’s fifth year as Head Coach with the Conestoga Girls Lacrosse program. Prior to Conestoga, Coach Orcutt coached at The Agnes Irwin School, leading them to the Inter-AC Championship title in 2006. Upon graduation from Conestoga HS in 1997, Amy continued her lacrosse career at The University of North Carolina. She participated in the 1998 NCAA Final Four at UMBC; she was a member of Team Deep South in the National Tournament in 1999. In 2000, Amy was a member of the ACC All-Tournament Team, ACC Player of the week, All-ACC Academic Honor Roll and was the 2nd leading scorer on the team. Amy was named Nike Player of the Week senior year, ACC Player of the week, and was a Senior All Star. In 2000, Carolina advanced in the NCAA quarterfinals and lost to Georgetown. In 2009, Amy was inducted into the T/E Conestoga Athletic Hall of Fame for her accomplishments in the sport of lacrosse. In 2012, Coach Orcutt was named “Coach of the Year” by the Daily Local Newspaper. In 2013, Coach Orcutt led the Pioneers to the State Playoffs just falling short of the State Semi-Finals. Coach Orcutt will be the Assistant Coach for the 2014 Philly Under Armour team this July in Baltimore, MD. Amy and her husband are the proud parents of Jackson (6) and Price (4), and Tilly (7 months).
Meaghan McDugall is a 9th grade Honors World History and 10th grade Honors United States History teacher at Conestoga High School. She is also the assistant varsity field hockey coach at Conestoga. This is her seventh year with the lacrosse program. She graduated from Wissahickon High School in 2001, where she played field hockey and lacrosse and was the team captain of both. She also ran indoor track. McDugall went on to play lacrosse at Bloomsburg University for 4 years. She helped the team advance to Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Championship Game all 4 years. In Coach McDugall’s sophomore year she helped the team win the PSAC Championship game and advance to the Division II NCAA final four! McDugall was a Bloomsburg Scholar Athlete and Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Scholar Athlete from 2002-2005. She was also an Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Academic All-American in 2004 and 2005.
Allegra Gerhardt has been the Varsity assistant coach for 2 years. She is a graduate of Conestoga High School and Drexel University where she received a degree in elementary education. She graduated from Conestoga High School in 2007 where she played field hockey and lacrosse. She went on to play division I lacrosse for Drexel University for four years. She helped her team make it to the Colonial Athletic Association conferences championships for the first time in school history in her senior year at Drexel. Allegra works in a special ed class at Valley Forge Middle School as an aid.
Jaclyn Klunder has been Conestoga’s JVA coach for 2 years. She is currently teaching First Grade at Valley Forge Elementary. She graduated from Conestoga in 2007 and went on to play lacrosse at Drexel University, where she was team captain her senior year. She helped lead Conestoga to two PIAA championships. She also helped lead Drexel to the CAA championship tournament for the first time in history her junior year, and again her senior year. All five years and seasons at Drexel, she achieved the Commissioners Academic Award.