Lynn native Marnelle Garraud is set to begin her senior season with the Boston College women’s basketball team. (Item Photo: Spenser Hasak)
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Boston College senior Marnelle Garraud still feeling support from Lynn

CHESTNUT HILL ― Sitting in the stands of the Silvio O. Conte Forum, Lynn's Marnelle Garraud has come a long way.

Growing up in Lynn, Garraud traversed her way to Boston College's women's basketball program and is preparing for her senior season in 2021. With the Eagles playing in one of the fiercest conferences in the NCAA (the Atlantic Coast Conference), the level of play is high and so are the expectations.

"The speed in which you have to play to compete, not even to just get on the court but to actually compete, you have to be in a tremendous amount of shape, a different type of shape than you probably ever thought," …

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