Varsity Girls' Basketball
Head Coach: Donna Mastrangelo
Assistant Coach: Brett Benzio
Assistant Coach: Cedric Townes
Head Coach: Donna Mastrangelo | profile
Until her short-lived retirement, during which she cared for her children, Donna Mastrangelo had taught, coached, and advised LA students for 14 years. Along the way, the former chair of the language department has received the school’s Departmental Award for teaching excellence in 1996; the Harvard Book Award in 1999, based on a vote of her peers; and, in 2008, was the first female recipient of the Alumni Faculty Appreciation Award. She also led the 1994 girls’ varsity soccer team to the school’s first a New England prep school championship and took her 1994–95 undefeated ISL championship basketball team to the New England finals. For more than a decade, Ms. Mastrangelo also co-led Lawrence’s summer soccer camp and has assisted in Lawrence’s basketball camp since 1998. Donna served as a part-time Spanish teacher for one year before resuming full-time teaching duties for the 2006–2007 year. The Mastrangelo family lives off campus.