By Craig Forsythe
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 11/6/11
Port Washington senior midfielder Christina Commons has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Hofstra University.
Christina Commons log:
High School: Port Washington
Graduation Year: 2012
College Choice: Hofstra
Club Affiliation: Long Island Liberty Lacrosse Club
Major Lacrosse Honors: All County Honorable Mention, two time All Conference, Nassau County Unsung Hero, Women’s National Tournament School Girls Division LI Metro Team 3, ESPN Rise top 25 juniors on the rise; ranked #23. Listed ESPN Rise as one of the Top NYS underclassman to watch in 2011. Six year varsity player. Team Captain Junior and Senior year.
Academic Honors: National Honor Society, Math Honor society, Principals Honor Roll, Scholar Athlete, Student Athletic Council Leaders on and off the field
Major: Education/ Sports medicine
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Hofstra because it was the perfect fit for me academically, athletically, and it’s close to home. When I met the coaches and team, I toured the facility and it really confirmed my decision. I love everything about it.”
What is your HS outlook for next year? “Our goal is to win the County Championship. We have strong returning players and some talented young players coming up. We are working hard in the off season to try and obtain our goal.”