By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 4/4/13
Conestoga junior attack wing Shannon Sweeney has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at the University of Tampa.
Shannon Sweeney log:
High School: Conestoga High School
Graduation Year: 2014
Position: Attack Wing
College Choice: University of Tampa
Club Affiliation: Phantastix Lacrosse
Major Lacrosse Honors, camps: Many showcases throughout Phantastix career/camps
Academic Honors: First Honor Roll Student
Reason for choosing Tampa: “From the moment I visited I knew it was for me. I always knew that I wanted to go somewhere far away so Tampa seemed perfect. The school is absolutely beautiful, yet it is right in the city. I also loved the coach, she is so awesome and energetic!”
Conestoga team outlook: “This 2013 season is going to be amazing. Our team made it to State quarterfinals last year so we are hoping to go even further this year.”
People to thank: “I would like to thank my Phantastix coaches, JoAnn Yusko, and Susan Frazier along with my school coaches Amy Orcutt and Meghan McDugall.”
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