By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/22/14
West Chester East junior midfielder Holly Hager has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at William and Mary College.
Holly Hager log:
High School: West Chester East
Grad Year: 2015
College Choice: William and Mary
Club Affiliation: Phantastix Purple
Major lacrosse Honors: Started as freshman (missed sophomore season due to torn ACL and meniscus)
Academic Honors: High honor roll, 1st place In Deca, National Honors Society
Why did you choose William and Mary? “I chose William and Mary because of the great student-athlete atmosphere and the academic rigor. The surrounding town of Williamsburg is beautiful and the community supports the students. William and Mary has a great campus as well and I am looking forward to playing for Hillary (Fratzke)!”
HS outlook for 2014: “We have a young team this year, but we hope to be competitive in the Ches-Mont League and advance to the playoffs.
Other comments: “I want to first of thank my parents for being on the sidelines at all of my games and taking me to so many lacrosse events over the years. Also, I want to thank my Phantastix and school coaches, Mrs. Hager, Mrs. Frazier, Miss Yusko, and Mrs. Pepper, for making my commitment possible. I want to thank Mrs. Smiley and Miss Listrani for always supporting me. Lastly, I want to thank Mr. Grothman and Dr. Ciccotti for getting me healthy after my knee surgery!”
Other schools considered: Villanova, Towson, Georgetown, St. Joe’s, Drexel, and James Madison
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