By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 1/1/15
Northwest Catholic High School (CT) 2017 attack Elena Hynes has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Connecticut.
Elena Hynes ledger:
High School: Northwest Catholic High School, CT (formerly Newington, CT)
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: University of Connecticut
Club Affiliation: CT Dodgers
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Lower New England Team #1 Member, Brine National Lacrosse Academy-Team New England, 3 time U15 US Lacrosse National Tournament, New England Top 215 Camp, CCC All Conference
What will you major in/study? Sports Management / Marketing
Why did you choose school? “I chose UConn because it fit everything I was looking for in a college: high academic standards and choice of major, a strong lacrosse program with top level facilities and coaches as well as the opportunity to play for my state.”
Outlook for your High School team? “Our team has great leadership and we should be very competitive within our division.”
Thank You: “I want to thank my entire family, especially my father, mother and grandfather who have been so supportive and for pushing me to strive to my full potential. I also would like to thank several of the Dodgers coaches: Coaches Dee Stephan, Jamie Czjakowski; Lexi Stephan and Kris Cofiell; thanks for all of your support and guidance over the past several years.”
Other schools considered: Loyola, New Hampshire
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