Great Bridge High School junior Haley Flach commits to Longwood University!
Player Name: Haley Flach
Grad Year: 2020
College Choice: Longwood University (D1)
Date Committed: October 13, 2018
High School: Great Bridge High School
What will you major in/study?: Undecided
Field Hockey Honors/Accomplishments: National Futures Championship 2016 & 2018; Virginia High School League Class 4 State Champions 2016 & 2017; National Club Championship 2017 & 2018
Why did you choose this school?: I chose Longwood University because they offer a great blend of academics and athletics and I felt immediately accepted by the coaching staff and team. They are an exciting group of girls that would not only make my life fun and interesting, but also push me to be my best.
Other colleges considered: Christopher Newport University, Vassar College, Virginia Wesleyan University, Frostburg State University, Newberry College, and Lafayette College
Anyone you would like to thank?: All of my TCOYO coaches especially my TCOYO goalie coach Melissa Katz. I would also like to thank Christina Restivo, Michael Warari, and every coach and teammate who has helped me become a better player and person. Thank you to my high school coaches- Katie and Jim Duke and Emily Townsend! Thank you to Iain, Taylor, Meg, and Annie for this opportunity and for believing in me! Thank you to my parents for all of their encouragement and support. And a special thanks to my little sister Ella for going on all my college visits with me, and for being a great sister!