By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 12/21/13
Hutchison (TN) senior midfielder Sandy Smith has signed a National Letter of Intent to play Division I lacrosse at Stanford University.
Sandy Smith ledger:
High School: Hutchison, Memphis TN
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Stanford University
Club Affiliations: TN Lax, Team Stickhead, Eagle Stix ATL
Major lacrosse honors: First Team All American (2013 after junior season), Academic All-American (2013), MVP of Varsity Team as a sophomore, 4 year varsity starter.
Academic honors: National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta Math Society, La Sociedad Honoraria Espanol Spanish Society, Youth Excellence Award, Congress Academic Recognition
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose the school? “I went and visited in the spring and just absolutely fell in love with the campus. It felt like the perfect fit with the coaching staff and all of the people there, not to mention the academics are outstanding. I am so excited to get to be a part of the lacrosse program as well as such a great school!”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “My high school team had a great season last year, ending the season with the 3rd consecutive state championship. We got some great out of state competition playing some of the best teams in the South. I look forward to this year and getting to travel out of state again to play even more highly recognized teams. We have some great players coming up and the seniors are looking forward to another great season with hopefully another championship!”
Thank You: “Thanks to my coach who started me playing lacrosse, Coach David Gearhardt. My family was my biggest support system as well as my High School Coach, Samantha Ziegler, and one of my club coaches, Coach Megan Clark.”
Other schools considered? High Point University, Furman, Uconn
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