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%