Congratulations, Ari!! Your teammates are all very proud of you!
To qualify for the scholarship, Arianna submitted an essay describing how soccer affected her life and helped develop her character. She also submitted recommendations from her coach, trainer and a teacher. She was awarded $1000 to use for training during the 2010-2011 soccer year. Ari elected to continue her training at the 24/7 Goal Keeping Academy. (aka 24/7 GK and 247 GK). Her trainers there are John O'Hara, Asst. Coach at GMU; Mike Ammann, former English League Goalkeeper and MLS All Star; and Tim Lucas, US ODP Goalie Coach. For more information about 24/7 GK: www.247gk.com/ .
The Sara Lott Memorial Soccer Scholarship was established in 2008. Applicants for the scholarship must be female, and must have participated in U12 to U17 travel/select soccer during the previous year at a club or school level. The scholarship is funded by the Sara Lott/Saunders Memorial 5K/1 Mile Walk/Run which will be held on April 30, 2011. For more information about Sara, the Walk/Run, or applying for the scholarship go to:
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