"She's really not a goal scorer," said Holliston coach Tish Willis, who has guided the Panthers to three straight TVL titles and 10 in the last 12 years.
gets too excited in front of the goal and she
doesn't have a natural nose for the net.Scoring's really not her
But according to Willis
, Sereno's value to her
team extends far beyond her
blazing speed and that deadly cross.
a great leader," Willis
takes command and she's
very vocal, telling people where to go and when to move up or move back.I think that as she's
gotten older and more mature, her
confidence on the field has grown.Her
leadership has become invaluable."Holliston
lost a significant number of players to graduation and, with only a handful of returning starters on the roster this fall, many believed this could be the year that the mighty Panthers finally faltered.But after starting the season 9-0-2, Holliston
is once again in first place in the TVL and in prime position to win its fourth straight league title.