By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/27/19
Exeter Township (PA) 2020 defender Alexa Barwis of Phantastix Lacrosse Club has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Longwood University.
Alexa Barwis profile:
High school: Exeter Township Senior High School (Reading, PA)
Grad year: 2020
College committed to: Longwood University
Club team: Phantastix Lacrosse Club
Lacrosse honors: Freshman year- Honorable Mention Sophomore year- All Berks first team
Academic honors: Honor roll Gold and Silver Eagle
Expected major: Physical Sciences
Why did you choose Longwood? “I really enjoyed the coaches and their lacrosse program as well as the campus. It felt like home which was very important to me too.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my coaches for always pushing me and believing in me. I also want to thank my friends for guiding me and helping me succeed. Last but not least, I would like to thank my parents for everything they have done to help with this process. They have helped me through it all and they deserve so much in return.”
What other colleges did you consider? Furman, American, Mercer
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