SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School athlete Alexis Faria has signed a letter of intent to continue her swimming career at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania. 

"I am so excited to join such an amazing school and swim program," Faria said. "I chose Bucknell for its balance between academics and athletics. I am so thankful for all of the people who have helped me to get here both at Sparta High School and Lakeland Hills YMCA."

Sparta High School had one of the largest Division I signing classes in its history, according to the office of the school’s Athletic Director.  This year the 10 athletes have signed National Letters of Intent at the fall signing deadline.