Acton-Boxborough junior forward Elizabeth Belanger has verbally committed to the University of New Hampshire for the fall of 2012, her mother wrote in an email to ESPNBoston.com this morning.
The 5-foot-11 Belanger won the Dual County League's MVP honors as a sophomore in 2010, and to led the Colonials to the TD Garden floor in 2011. After outlasting archrival Lincoln-Sudbury in overtime in the Division 1 North semifinals. The Colonials lost to eventual state champ Andover at the TD Garden.
For the season, Belanger averaged 20.5 points, 11.4 rebounds and 2.7 steals, and registered her 1,000th point in a D1 North first round win over Billerica. For her efforts, she earned a spot on the "Starting Five" of ESPNBoston's inaugural MIAA All-State Team.