By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/28/13
Lewisburg (PA) senior midfield/attack Hannah Gotoff has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Union College.
High School: Lewisburg Area High (North of Harrisburg)
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Union College
Club Affiliation: X-Treme Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: Varsity Starter ‘11, ‘12, ‘13, Rookie of the Year ‘11, First Team Midfield CSGLL ‘12 & ‘13, Standard Journal Lacrosse Player of the Year ‘12 & ‘13, Daily Item Lacrosse Player of the Year ‘13, Elite 180 Lax camp, Peak 200 lax camp
Academic honors, service projects: Academic Honor Roll, Junior Class President, Key Club, Student Council, Camp Victory Epilepsy Counselor, Think Big Fundraising President
What will you major in/study? “I’m still undecided, but am thinking about Psychology with a minor in Spanish. I ultimately want to go into Elementary Education.”
Why did you choose the school? “I loved the history of the school and how beautiful it was as soon as I stepped on campus.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “Last year, the first year Lewisburg girls’ lax has ever won a District 4 title and moved on to states, we have a lot to own up to. Losing 14 seniors, our young team has a lot of potential with the District title as our major goal again.”
Other coments: “I want to thank my mom, the best cheerleader, my dad and three brothers who taught me how to play, my club coach Mark Pinkerton, and my best friends cheering me on throughout this whole process.”
Other schools considered? Bates College, F&M College, Hamilton College, Ursinus College, Denison College
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