Xavier lands Eclipse Select player for 2013

Celeste Carlson, a Class of 2013 midfielder and defender from Park Ridge, Ill., has verbally committed to Xavier, her family has confirmed to ESPNHS.

Carlson is a three-time Illinois State Olympic Development Program player with Eclipse Select and was selected to the Region II pool in 2011. On the high school side, she leads Maine South (Park Ridge, Ill.) in assists on the year with 13.

Carlson becomes the sixth confirmed commitment to Xavier for 2013, joining Olivia Crowe, Tori Doss, Ellie Eckerle, Maggie Hare and Maddy John.