By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 12/9/13
The Hun School (N.J.) senior attack Brianna Barratt has signed a National Letter of Intent to play Division I lacrosse at Syracuse University.
High School: The Hun School of Princeton, N.J.
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Syracuse University
Club Affiliation: Ultimate Goal Lacrosse-PA
Major lacrosse honors, Showcases: Elite 180, Trentonian Honorable Mention, US National Tournament Team- NJ South Region, Philly Showcase
What will you major in/study? Health and Exercise Science
Why did you choose the school? “The Syracuse women’s lacrosse team is coached by one of the greatest players (Gary Gait) the game has ever known. They have done an amazing job with the program and I can honestly say that Coach Gait, Coach Thorpe and Coach Rowan played a huge role in my final decision. I cannot wait to carry on the academic and athletic traditions at Syracuse University.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for the season? “This is our rebuilding year. We have a lot of young players who are very eager to step up into leadership positions. Our coach, Haley Sanborn, has done an amazing job with the program and I cannot wait for the spring!”
Other comments: “First, I want to thank my mom for being my for always being my number one fan and supporting me throughout my entire recruiting process. I cannot thank her enough for driving me to all of the club practices, tournaments and college visits. Also, I would like to thank Michele DeJuliis from Ultimate, for believing in me. You helped me achieve my goals and I cannot thank you enough!
“Lastly, a huge thank you to my high school coach, Haley Sanborn. You’ve not only been a role model but a friend. I appreciate everything you’ve done for me during my time at Hun and I am forever grateful. You’ve done an amazing job with the program and I wish you and the team the best of luck next year!”
Other schools considered? Villanova, University of Michigan, Brown, Yale
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