By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/7/12
Haverford High rising junior midfielder Kevin Leyden has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Penn state University.
Kevin Leyden log:
High School: Haverford High
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Penn State
Other schools considered: Maryland, Drexel, Delaware
Club Affiliation: HEADstrong
Major lacrosse honors: Second Team All-Central, Under Armour Underclassmen Games, 2012, scored 55 goals in 2012
What will you major in/study? Leaning toward Business
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Penn state because of the coaching staff and how good the recruiting class is going to be and how much I like the school. I think they have been successful.”
Outlook for HS team next year:“I expect us to make the playoff next year and make a run in the (District 1) tourney.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Kevin Leyden. Maple Zone, located on Conchester Pike in Boothwyn, offers numerous programs, leagues and instructional activities for boys’ and girls’ lacrosse players and also offers boys’ U13 and U15 travel teams. Click here for registration for the Muck Dawgs travel teams.