By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 8/5/13
Mahtomedi (MN) rising junior defender Hannah Shands has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Winthrop University.
Hannah Shands ledger:
High school: Mahtomedi High School, MN
Graduation year: 2015
College choice: Winthrop University
Club affiliation: MN Elite 2015
Major lacrosse honors: 2013 Brine All American Illinois Team; MVP Defense, Rookie of the Year.
What will you major in/study: Undecided
Why did you choose school: “I chose Winthrop because I fell in love with the campus and felt comfortable there. Winthrop offers many majors and since I’m undecided that is important. I really like Coach (John) Sung and Coach (Amanda) Shimp’s coaching style and I think Winthrop will be very competitive in a tough conference.”
Outlook for your high school team in 2014: “We should have a great upcoming year with some tough competition. We have a very young team with lots of speed and determination.”
Thank You: “I want to thank my Mom and Dad for taking me to visit so many colleges and tournaments. I would like to also thank them for being with me through the recruiting process.”
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