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.@LongstrethLAX girls’ recruit: Owen J. Roberts 2023 DEF Wentzel commits to Duquesne

Sunday, 3rd October 2021

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Recruiting, Posted 10/3/21

Owen J. Roberts 2023 defender Avery Wentzel has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Duquesne University.

Avery Wentzel profile:

Avery Wentzel

High school: Owen J. Roberts (Pottstown, PA)

Grad year: 2023

Position: Defense

College committed to: Duquesne University

Club team: NXT Lacrosse Girls

Lacrosse honors: NXT Showcase All-Star Team (2019, 2021), Varsity starter, AU Futures Lacrosse Team PA (2021), Under Armor Spotlight team (2021), Nike Elite 120 (2020), Philadelphia National Tournament Team (2021), Southern Elite Showcase Champion Team (2021), Athlete on PAC Champion Team (OJR 2021), Athlete on #4 Club Team in country #1 in PA (NXT Black), Honorable Mention All Area

Academic honors: Honor Roll

Why did you choose Duquesne, Women’s D1? “I chose Duquesne because of the location, the team and coaches, the campus is beautiful and for all the amazing opportunities they had to offer.”

Is there anything else you would like to share? “I want to thank my coach, David Schlesinger, (@dnsglax23) My club directors, Candace Bossell (@coachcandacenxt) and Kate Henwood, (@kate_henwood) and my family, especially my parents, for everything they do for me. I wouldn’t be the person I am today without any of these amazing people. I’m so grateful to have such an amazing support system!”

Longstreth Women’s Sports, the official sponsor for girls’ recruits, congratulates Avery Wentzel on her commitment to Duquesne University. Longstreth specializes in equipment, uniforms and apparel for women’s sports. Longstreth carries a huge selection of all the best women’s heads, handles, goalie gear and player accessories – including shoes and apparel. Visit for directions and information.

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