By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 12/6/18
Bishop Shanahan (PA) 2020 defender/midfielder Tara Weir has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Saint Francis University.
Tara Weir profile:
High School Bishop Shanahan, Downingtown PA
Graduation Year: 2020
College committed to: Saint Francis University
Club Team: Ultimate Lacrosse
Lacrosse Honors: 4 Year Varsity Lacrosse and Multiple Sports
Academic Honors: Honors Student
Expected Major: Undecided
Why did you choose Saint Francis? “Saint Francis University has a great community with a strong family feel and the academics are excellent. The coaches, Kara Concheck and Katherine Athens, are extremely positive and welcoming. They are building something at SFU and I want to be a part of it. I watched the team practice and I could see they are a close group and fully support each other athletically and academically.”
HS team’s 2019 outlook: “We have strong Junior and Senior classes with some younger players ready to contribute. Our coach, Kacy Small, is a great leader and has us ready to make a run at the Ches-Mont and further!”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents for all they do to support me; to my coaches at Ultimate LAX, Siena Childs and DJ, and also to Coach Kacy Small at Bishop Shanahan, thank you for your help, guidance and support. To those who encouraged and exposed me to lacrosse early on thank you: Tara Brown, Steve Manley
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