"When Sadie Canelli was in seventh grade, she really wanted to learn how to do a backflip.
She had already been playing field hockey for six years, so when her class was faced with the task of learning a new skill, she wanted to try something different. When her parents and teachers advised against unsupervised gymnastics, however, she picked up a set of goalie pads.
“I always leaned towards goalie in other sports,” said Canelli, a three-year starting goalie at the Pingree School in South Hamilton who has committed to play at Indiana University."
By Julia Yohe Globe Correspondent,Updated October 18, 2023
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