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Thirteen Lancers commit to NCAA institutions
Chris Volta

Saint Francis High School is proud to announce that 13 seniors have committed to play college athletics next school year.

The following seniors signed an NCAA National Letter of Intent The National Letter of Intent (NLI) is a binding agreement with a prospective student-athlete and a NCAA NLI member institution. The student-athlete agrees to attend the institution full-time for one academic year. In turn the member institution agrees to provide athletic financial aid (scholarship) for one academic year.

Cynthia Barker

University of Notre Dame


Tyson Dinsmore 

Southern Methodist University


Mollie Ebertin

University of Southern California

Beach Volleyball

Lydia Foust*

United States Military Academy – West Point


Ryan Higgins

California State University, Fresno


Logan Johnson

University of Cincinnati


Casey Joye

Northwestern University

Field Hockey

Shyam Kumar

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Cross Country/Track

Isabella Mandema

Indiana University

Water Polo

Ricky Martinez

Baylor University


Sophia Morris 

Santa Clara University

Cross Country/Track

Maya Pugatch

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo


James “Buddy” Scott*

Harvard University


*Note: Ivy League schools and US Military Academies do not participate in the NLI program. 

2nd row Scott, Ebertin, Johnson, Mandema, Martinez, Barker
1st row L-R Dinsmore, Kumar, Pugatch, Foust, Joye, Morris, Higgins