Upper St. Clair HS (Pa.) Skywalkers Club Junior Att/Midfielder

Committed to: University of Southern California


Q&A with Haley Newton:

PEACE LACROSSE BLOG: What made you choose this USC?

HALEY NEWTON: I made the best connections with some of the players on a zoom. I have such a similar personality as they do. I also got that immediate feeling when I walked on campus for the first time. Nothing compared to that vibe. 

Awards and Accolades

Under Armour 150 (2020) First Wave Invite Nike Elite 120 (2020) Under Armour – Baltimore Command callback game (2019) WPLL Futures National Summit (2019) USL National Team – Western Pennsylvania (2019) 2x All Star, UNC Elite camp (2019, 2017) All Star, UVA Elite Camp (2019) Varsity starter, freshman year, Upper St. Clair HS (17-3), 55 goals, WPIAL Runner-UP, PIAA playoffs (2019)

PLB: How has the COVID-19 Pandemic affected you?

HN: I tried to look at this pandemic as an opportunity to work on myself and my play. I did find it a little hard at the beginning not being with my friends all the time, but everything has worked out for the better.

PLB: How would you describe your recruiting process?

HN: Rewarding but crazy

PLB: What kind of stick do you use? 

HN: STX exult 500

PLB: Favorite Quotes that You Live By?

“Life is short, shoot your shot”

PLB: What do you do for fun?

HN: I love cheerleading and teaching Sunday school on the weekends.

PLB: What do you want to be when you grow up? And Why?

HN: Teacher. I want to be someone at school that a student can feel comfortable with no matter how well of a learner they are. Every kid should feel confident in a class room and I want to make sure of that. 

PLB: Once Coronavirus is over where would you like to visit?

HN: Greece 10000%

What is your Favorite Food


What is your Favorite Song Currently?



I would love to say thank you to any and everyone who has supported me during my journey! It means the absolute most to me. 

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