"I can't thank those kids enough." The two saw each other last month at a wedding in New Castle."We hugged, and I said, 'I just wish you the best,' " Watters said. "You can just see the chemistry between them." Roethlisberger twice in recent years was accused of sexually assaulting women, once in Nevada and then in Georgia."He has made quite a turnaround." Sabrina Lane Graham, Harlan's former softball coach at St.Francis, said Harlan is not interested in marrying Roethlisberger just because he is a star. "She would not be doing this if this isn't who she was meant to be with. She is not looking for attention." Roethlisberger and Harlan are expected to live in the six-bedroom, nearly 11,000-square-foot house in Hampton he bought in 2006 for more than million, county real estate records show.Harlan played for hours in the church gym before becoming a three-sport star at Laurel High School, where she graduated in 2004, and playing softball at St. Harlan played volleyball, basketball and softball in high school.She was a member of the homecoming court -- and a tremendous student, said Terry Watters, who coached her in volleyball and basketball.
Harlan has a lot in common with Roethlisberger's sister, Carlee, who played basketball at Oklahoma."Ashley can light up a room when she walks into one." She predicts Harlan can handle being married to a high-profile athlete. She is confident and knows who she is," Hiers said."I think she will have fun dealing with (the limelight)." Additional Information: Nobody will say, but wedding planner Sheila Weiner last week visited the David L."At Laurel, she was one of the socialites, one of the most popular girls in school," Watters said.Harlan was part of a volleyball team in 2000 that holds a special place in Watters' heart.