Sacred Heart Academy 2021 Mary Lauren Franz commits to Ursinus College!
Player Name: Mary Lauren Franz
Grad Year: 2021
College Choice: Ursinus College (D3)
Date Committed: August 4, 2020
High School: Sacred Heart Academy (Bryn Mawr)
Club: Philly Hockey Club
What will you major in/study?: Health and Exercise Physiology
Honors and Accomplishments: 2019 All-Delco Honorable Mention, 2018 All-Delco Honorable Mention, All-Mainline Second Team
Why did you choose this school?: Ursinus College is a great school for both academics and athletics. I can receive an amazing education as well as continue to play the sport I love. The field hockey team has such amazing coaches and players who are dedicated and share such a strong passion for the sport. I can’t wait to grow my skills at the collegiate level and join the UCFH family. Ursinus has the major I intend to pursue and have great professors to help me achieve my goals in the classroom.
Other Colleges Considered: Widener University, Fairfield University, La Salle University
Who would you like to thank?: I would like to give a big thank you to my club coaches, Rennie Milne and Erik Enters, for helping me to become the player I am today and for always pushing me to be the best I can be. I would also like to thank my high school coach, Patty McNevin, for always supporting me. Thank you to all my teammates over the years for being the best competition and pushing me to always improve and work hard. And of course, a very special thank you to my family, especially my mom who has always made sure she never missed a tournament, for being my biggest fans throughout this journey and always supporting me.