24 Jess Soroka
24 Jess Soroka
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Pasadena, Md.
High School: Chesapeake Senior
Position: D
Major: Early Childhood / Special Education


2012: Begins her sophomore year with the Spartan squad ... gained significant experience last season which should allow her to perform well in 2012 ... possesses quality stickwork ... has good footwork and speed ... gives York a solid option on the defensive end.

2011: Played in 16 of 17 games ... started in eight contests as a rookie … picked up 11 ground balls … grabbed four draw controls … caused five turnovers.

Personal: Is an early childhood and special education major … is the daughter of Tony and Sandy Soroka … born on July 12, 1992 … played club lacrosse for SP LAX … was a second-team All-County defensive selection in high school ... received the Scholar Athlete Award … was named a captain for her senior year of high school … names her parents as the people she most admires … hobbies include working out and watching the Baltimore Ravens … favorite athlete is Cristiano Ronaldo … chose York because it is “close to home and the women’s lacrosse program” … her most significant athletic achievement is being selected to the All-County second-team and becoming a collegiate student-athlete … her most memorable athletic moment while at York is "traveling to St. Croix with the entire team in Feb. and collecting two wins" during the 2011 season … after graduation she plans on becoming a teacher and attending graduate school to obtain her master’s degree.