Student-Athlete of the Week: Abby Eidsness
March 25, 2020
Fourth-year varsity lacrosse defender Abby Eidsness didn't realize it at the time, but mom knew best when it came to the Niwot senior's eventual sport of choice.
"I started playing lacrosse in a co-ed rec group because my mom forced me to," Eidsness said of her introduction to the growing sport in sixth grade. "I was really mad at her, and didn't want to do it. I had to play with my younger brother, too-he was on the same team. So, it was kind of a rocky start."
But the more Eidsness played the physical, fast-paced game, the more she enjoyed it, and now she is heading into her senior seas...