By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 3/4/14
Queen Anne’s County High School (MD) junior goalie Courtney Baker has made a commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Furman University.
Courtney Baker ledger:
High School:Queen Anne’s County High School, Maryland
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: Furman
Club Affiliation: Maryland United 2016 West
Major lacrosse honors: 2013 Bayside Champion, 2013 Regional Champions, 2013 State Semi-Finalists, Champions Cup, Presidents Cup
What will you major in/study? Health Sciences or Pre-med
Why did you choose Furman? “When I visited the campus for the first time I instantly fell in love. The campus felt like home and the academics are incredible. I am excited for the opportunity to be apart of a new program. Coach (Rachel) Whitten, Coach (Amber) Falcone, and Coach (Gabi) Wiegand are amazing and I am so excited to play for them in college!”
Outlook for your High School team? “We graduated a very talented senior class so many of us are going to have to step us this year. In the past couple of years we have been very close to a State Championship and that is our ultimate goal this year. I am very excited for the season!”
Thank You: “I want to thank my Mom and Dad first off for always pushing me to do my best and be the best I can be on and off the field. I want to thank all of my Maryland United coaches I am grateful for everything they have done for me throughout this process! Last of all I want to thank the Coach (Rachel) Whitten, Coach (Amber) Falcone, and Coach (Gabi) Wiegand for allowing me the opportunity to be apart of an amazing program!”
Other schools considered: Coastal Carolina
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