The Ethel Walker School Soccer program competes in the Women's Western New England Preparatory School Soccer Association, WWNEPSSA, a division of The New England Prep School Athletic Council (NEPSAC). Walkers is a class "C" division competitor, and also competes in the prestigious Founders League. League competitors include Taft, Miss Porter's, Kingswood-Oxford and Kent.
Walker's soccer were CISAC champs in 2007 and 2008 and qualified for the New England Tournament last year as the #1 seed. Katie DuVal '09 was named an All-State player in 2008.
The Junior Varsity team is an integral part of the program, where players have regular opportunity to move up to Varsity. Past players have gone on to play at Division I, Division II and Division III collegiate programs.
Team members participate in premier leagues. Walker's varsity soccer team have been League champions for several years in a row and continue to build momentum, attracting strong players and students with a strong desire to learn and excel.
Coach Julie Infurna joined Ethel Walker for the 2011 season after coaching several years on the East End of Long Island. 2012 was her first year coaching the Varsity Lacrosse team and she looks forward to taking the helm of Walker's lacrosse program alongside the rest of the lacrosse coaching faculty.
As a student athlete, Coach Infurna participated in three sports during her high school career excelling in soccer, basketball and lacrosse. She lettered all 4 years in lacrosse where she also co-captained the team her senior year. During this time she earned all state/prep honors, as well as, honorable mention all American credits. At the collegiate level, Infurna focused her energies primarily on lacrosse where she lettered as a freshman at Williams College. She transferred to Cornell University, pursuing a desire to play at the Division I level. While at Cornell, Coach Infurna played all three years at the Varsity level, earning honorable mention all ivy honors as well as the honor of being elected co-captain again by her teammates.
Infurna regularly attends the US Lacrosse Association Convention and holds a Level I coaching certification.