By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/21/15
Manheim Township High School 2017 attack Sarah Elias has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at La Salle University.
Sarah Elias ledger:
High School: Manheim Township High School
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: La Salle University
Club Affiliation: Xtreme
Lacrosse Honors: Elite 120, Varsity player since Freshman year, Philly Showcase, LL League Champions for 6th year, District Champions for 7th year
What will you major in/study? Elementary Education
Why did you choose La Salle? “I chose La Salle University because I really connected with the coaches and players. I have a lot of family that graduated from La Salle, so I am excited to carry on the tradition. I loved the campus and I like that it is close enough to home that my family and friends can attend my games.”
HS team’s outlook for 2016 season? “We are very excited for this upcoming season. We have 8 really strong seniors returning and 6 D1 recruits on the team! Our goal every year is to make another competitive run in States!”
Thank You: “I would like to thank Coach Mark Pinkerton for always believing in me and giving me the confidence to always try to be a better player. Thank you for teaching me everything I know about lacrosse and all your help with the recruiting process.
“Thank you to my other coaches, Coach Cathy McBride, Coach Kevin McBride, Coach Erb, and Coach Helgeson. Thank you to my teammates for your friendship and support.
“Finally, thank you to my parents for always being my biggest fans and helping me to achieve my dream. I appreciate all that you have done for me!”
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