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Big Red Girls Lax Players Honored for On- and Off-Field Excellence

The girls’ lacrosse season is over, but the honors keep coming for Big Red. 

Jaelyn Bennett ’23 begins play today at the USA Lacrosse National Team Development Program (NTDP) Combine in Sparks, Md. She’s one of only 90 student-athletes to be selected for the combine Under (age)-16 squad.

The three-day combine will include on-field, strength and conditioning, recruiting and sport psychology training. It represents the second phase of the NTDP cycle. The players (listed below) were selected 10 regional tryouts, a virtual application process or were members of the most recent USA Select teams.

Following the combine, a total of 44 players will be named to USA Select teams at the U16 and U18 levels and will participate in an event featuring international competition in October.

Libby Ford ’21 was selected as a USA Lacrosse All-Academic honoree. This award is given to players who exhibit exemplary lacrosse skills, good sportsmanship on the field, and represents high standards of academic achievement in the classroom.

For additional information, please contact Lisa M. Gillard Hanson, director of Public Relations, at lgillard@lawrenceville.org.