Lacrosse: Spring-Ford's Natalie Wechter commits to Benedictine College

Spring-Ford senior Natalie Wechter, seated between parents John and Kim Wechter, makes a verbal commitment to continue her academic and lacrosse career at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, during a recent event at the high school that was also attended by Spring-Ford coach Amy Short (standing).

Natalie Wechter profile

High School: Spring-Ford

Graduation Year: 2018

Sport: Lacrosse

College Choice: Benedictine College (Kansas)

Club Affiliation: Dynamite Lacrosse (2014-16), 380 Club Lacrosse (2016-17)

Parents: John and Kim Wechter

Athletic Honors: Varsity lacrosse (2016-17)

Academic/community service:  Distinguished Honor Roll; Saint Teresa of Calcutta – Volunteer (2014-18), Confirmation leader – decision point (2017-18)

Other activities:  Spring-Ford winter track (2016, 2017-18), Legacy Karate Academy- Tang Soo Doo (2005-17), Saint Teresa of Calcutta – member, youth group (2015-18); Spring-Ford Travel Abroad Program (Limerick to Limerick – 2018), Horseback riding (2014-15)

Work experience: Limerick Diner, waitress (2016-18), Safeway Pest Control, 2015-18, office clerk; Horseback Ranch (2014-15)