By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/13/17
Academy of the New Church 2018 midfielder Rachel Fink has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at Florida Institute of Technology.
Rachel Fink profile:
High school: Academy of The New Church, PA
Grad year: 2018
College committed to: Florida Institute of Technology
Club teams: STEPS Philly Elite, Stickbenders Club
Lacrosse honors: All League, School MVP, Captain
Academic honors: Honor Roll
Expected major: Psychology
Why did you choose Florida Tech? “I visited Florida Tech many times and was drawn to the overall environment and size of the school. I have always wanted to go to school in a nice warm location. After meeting Coach (Corinne) Desrosiers and then the team, I realized it was one with aspects and goals for future success that I wouldn’t find at any other school.”
HS team’s 2017 highlights: Had a winning season.
Thank You: “I would like to thank both of my parents; my dad for driving me to far practices, to tournaments all over the East coast and for always supporting me and pushing me to be my best in everything I do. I would also like to thank Rob Forster for helping me through both the recruiting process and improving my game. Also, thank you to my club coaches, Brooke Fritz and Erin Dunne.”
Other school considered: Bryn Athyn
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