Girls lax: Boyertown's Hannah Mitchell signs with Division I Gardner-Webb (NC)

Boyertown senior Hannah Mitchell, seated between parents Chris and Kim Mitchell, signs a national letter of intent to continue her academic and lacrosse career at Division I Gardner-Webb University during a recent ceremony at the high school.
 
Hannah Mitchell profile
 
High School: Boyertown
 
Graduation Year: 2018
 
Position: Midfield
 
College Choice: Gardner-Webb (Boiling Springs, NC)
 
Club Affiliation: Dynamite Lacrosse
 
Parents: Chris and Kim Mitchell
 
Academic/community service: Volunteer youth field hockey coach
 
College Major: Biology/Physician Assistant Studies
 
Why did you choose this school? “Gardner-Webb had the major I wanted and I always wanted to go to a school down south.”
 
Expectations for the upcoming season: “Make the most out of my last varsity season and win the PAC.”
 
Coach Pam Wernersbach’s comments: “Hannah has an extremely positive and contagious influence on our team. She is a tireless worker who always gives the team and her teammates everything she possibly can. Gardner-Webb is very fortunate to get a player, student-athlete and person of her caliber.”