Coach: Wanda Ward-MacLean (35th year)

Class: B; Conference: KVAC 

Last year’s record: 11-5 (lost in the Class B South semifinals).

Returning players: Seniors — Hailey DeMascio (G), Kaitlyn Leclerc (M), Paige Maheux (B), Madeline Hanscom (B), Samantha Martineau (B), Mackenzie Treadwell (F); Juniors — Tamra Benson (M), Colleen Mathieu (B); Sophomore — Kayla Leclerc (M).

Key Losses: Alana Hartford, Alexandra Belaire.

Promising newcomers: Seniors — Jaelyn Nadeau (F), Emilia Gagnon (F/B), Sydney Olberding (M), Karlee Barry (B), Paige Grant (B); Juniors — Mallory Casey (G), Mackenzie Heathco (M/F), Haylee Janosco (F), Sophomore — Sierra Janosco (G); Freshman — Ginny Twitchell (M).

What to expect: The Hornets have shown a positive work ethic during the preaseason and a willingness to put the team in front of the individual, which has led to a team cohesiveness that has impressed the coaches. With a solid core returning, Leavitt looks to improve on its results from last season. The Hornets hope to compete in both the league and in the playoffs at a high level.

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