Penn State 2012 Recruiting Class: Heather Harman
Dec. 22, 2011
Heather Harman, who is projected to be defender at the collegiate level, will join the Nittany Lions following her career at Milton High School in Alpharetta, Ga. A three-year starter in the midfield for the Eagles, she was a key part of their 2010 and 2011 state championship teams. A team co-captain as a junior, Harman earned first team all-state, US Lacrosse All-American, and Milton Midfielder of the Year honors. In 2010, she was named second team all-state after serving as an alternate on the All-Georgia squad as a freshman.
ESPN ranks Harman as a top 10 player in the southeast region and is rated at No. 89 in the nation in its 2011 top 100 player rankings.
Harman has been a member of XTEAM, an international lacrosse club created for girls from non-traditional lacrosse areas, since 2007. Also, currently serving as a coach for the 2014 class, she works under former All-American and World Cup competitor and club founder Crista Samaras.
Missy Doherty on Harman