Milton (Ga.) junior to Northwestern

Lydia Cassada from Milton (Milton, Ga.) at the 2011 St. Stephen's & St. Agnes Spring Fling. Jimmy Hurlburt/ESPNHS

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Lydia Cassada, a junior from Milton (Milton, Ga.), has verbally committed to play women's lacrosse for Northwestern University.

Cassada led Milton in goals last season with 92.

The attacker becomes the sixth player from Milton to commit to college and the third to commit to a Division I program -- joining Heather Harman (Penn State), Amanda Lockwood (Vanderbilt) and Annie Ruland (USC).

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