By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/13/13
Horizon (AZ) senior goalie Tori Hawk has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Temple University.
Tori Hawk log:
High school: Horizon High School, AZ
Graduation year: 2014
College choice: Temple University
Club affiliations: Desert Heat, Team Arizona
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Varsity all four years, All-State First Team, Goalie of the Year, All-American, Nike Lacrosse Camps (SDSU, Stanford)
What will you major in/study: Biochemistry
Why did you choose school: “It’s an amazing school with a fantastic science program. I absolutely loved the campus and didn’t want to leave once I got there. I loved the coaches from the first time I met them and the players I met were extremely kind and will make amazing teammates.”
Outlook for your high school team: “Instead of taking second and third like we have for the past two years, Horizon is taking first in the state this year.”
Other comments: “I want to thank my coach, Shannon Nolan, for keeping my head in the game, always being supportive and growing my love for the sport. I also want to thank my dad for his constant support and his growing addiction, along with mine, to the amazing sport of lacrosse.”
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