By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/7/16
Spring-Ford 2019 defender Michaela Haney has made a commitment to the admissions process at the University of Pennsylvania.
High School: Spring-Ford
Graduation Year: 2019
College Choice: University of Pennsylvania (admissions process)
Club Affiliation: Philly Blast
Major Lacrosse Honors: Philly National Tournament Team
Academic honors: Honor Roll
What will you major in/study: Nursing
Why did you choose this school: “I have choose the University of Pennsylvania because it challenges me both on and off the field. The coaches not only have an outstanding program but also have the direct coaching style I was looking for!”
People to thank: “I want to thank my parents for making my dream come true even though it was not easy at times, and my brother who has had a huge role in my lacrosse career. I can not give Philly Blast enough credit. Coach Josie (Ferri) has coached me on and off the field during the recruiting progress and I wouldn’t be here today without her!!”
Other schools considered: SJU, UConn, UDel, Stanford and UNC
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