Talk about a once in a lifetime opportunity! Ellsworth Girls Soccer Coach Katye LaCasse is leading a trip comprised of girls soccer players from Hancock County to France, Monaco and Italy. During that time they will attend 2 World Cup Soccer games and play against 2 club sides. The girls departed on Sunday June 16th and will return on Tuesday June 25th

Photo C Weir

Girls attending include - Sierra Andrews, Samantha Carter, Mei Cook, Sabine Costello-Sanders, Kaleena Higgins, Samantha Higgins, Cadi Howell, Laura Jude, Alicia Kelley,  Addison Laslie, Rachel Leonard, Julie Mattson, Nicole Morse, Ellis Murnick, Chloe Politte, Hannah Richardson, Kylie Robidoux, Alexis Rossi, Paige Sawyer, Sara Shea, Skylar Soule, Hannah St. Amand, and Lelia Weir

Highlights of the trip include

Monday June 17

  • Arrive in France
  • Paris sightseeing

Tuesday June 18

  • Arrive in Grenoble
  • Attend a World Cup Soccer Game - Jamaica vs. Australia

Wednesday June 19

  • Transfer to Nice and Guided Visit of St. Tropez
  • Attend a World Cup Soccer Game Japan vs. England

Thursday June 20

  • Transfer to Monaco and Sightseeing in Monte Carlo
  • Game vs. Cavigal Nice

Friday June 21

  • Transfer to Montecatini with Lunch Stop at the Tower of Pisa
  • Free time to explore Montecatini

Saturday June 22

  • Transfer to Florence and Sightseeing in Florence
  • Game vs. Pistoiese FC

Sunday June 23

  • Transfer to Rome and Sightseeing in Rome

Monday June 24

  • Full Day of Sightseeing in Rome

Tuesday June 25

  • Return to Boston