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Girls’ recruit: Roland Park Country School 2015 center-midfield Whitehurst commits to Georgetown

Thursday, 19th September 2013

Categories Girl's/Women's, High school, Recruiting  
 

By K.I. Goldberg
Baltimorelacrossenews.com, Posted 9/19/13

Roland Park Country School junior center-midfield Francesca Whitehurst has made a commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Georgetown University.

Francesca Whitehurst log:

Francesca Whitehurst

Francesca Whitehurst

High School: Roland Park Country School

Graduation Year: 2015

Position: Center Midfield

College Choice: Georgetown University

Club Affiliation: TLC Lacrosse

Major lacrosse honors: IAAM player of the week 2013, Lacrosse excellence award

Academic Honors: Honor Roll

What will you major in/study? Undecided, Psychology or Sports Medicine

Why did you choose Georgetown? “I chose Georgetown because it is a good mix of what I wanted. I wanted the best education I could get, along with being away but not too far, good surrounding area, big time other sports, and of course a competitive lacrosse program. I wanted everything that came with a school, and think Georgetown has it.”

What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “Last Season I thought we did very well. We were a young team that lost a lot of great leaders, but what helped us the most was how bonded we were.

“Although statistically we did ok because although we had amazing talent, it took us a while to work well together and at times just seemed to fall short of scoring that last goal. I think looking into the future we are going to be able to take a sort of buffer year to really work well together.”

Additional Comments: “Thank you, my TLC coaches were so helpful to me and that made a huge difference in my process.”

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