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.@LongstrethLAX girls’ recruit: Downingtown West 2022 MF Tinson commits to Penn State

Wednesday, 23rd September 2020

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Recruiting, Posted 9/23/20

Downingtown West 2022 midfielder Lauren Tinson has made a verbal commitment to play lacrosse at Penn State University

Lauren Tinson profile:

Lauren Tinson

High school: Downingtown West High School (Downingtown, PA)

Grad year: 2022

Position: Midfield

College committed to: Penn State

Club team: Phantastix Lacrosse Club

Lacrosse honors: 2019 WPLL Futures, 2019 All League Honorable Mention, 2019 Downingtown West Coaches Award, second year varsity starter, National Tournament Philly 4

Academic honors: 4.2 GPA, 2020 Distinguished Honor Roll, 2018-2021 Class Vice President, 130+ Hours Community Service

Why did you choose Penn State, Women’s D1? “I have always dreamed of playing lacrosse for Penn State. The combination of a high level program as well as outstanding academics made the decision easy. The current team dynamic is something that cannot be found elsewhere; not to mention, the amazing coaching staff and the unparalleled facilities that drew me in even more! Representing the Nittany Lions is a privilege like no other and I cannot wait to be part of it!”

Is there anything else you would like to share? “Thank you to my parents and brothers for always believing in me and supporting my aspirations. Thank you also to all of my coaches, especially my club coach, Jess Lake, for guiding me through my recruiting process, pushing me to be better on and off of the field, and for helping me reach my goals. Lastly, thank you to Coach Doherty and the entire Penn State Women’s Lacrosse coaching staff for giving me the opportunity to continue to grow as a student and as an athlete.”

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