By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/22/12
Cental Bucks South senior attackman Jacob Snavely has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Gwynedd-Mercy College.
Jacob Snavely log:
High School: Central Bucks South
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Gwynedd-Mercy College
Club Affiliation: Twist Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors: Junior Year offensive MVP; Penncrest Endless Summer Tournament: all tournament honors; F4 Showbine
What will you major in/study? Nursing
Why did you choose Gwynedd-Mercy? “I chose Gwynedd-Mercy College because it is both academically and athletically fit for me. Gwynedd-Mercy has an outstanding Nursing program that made my decision a lot easier. At the overnight visit, I was really welcomed by the coaching staff and team and really liked the family atmosphere. Coach (Dana) Lindstrom and Coach (Mike) Willis made it clear that this lacrosse program is going to go places and I want to be a part of it.”
Outlook for your high school team next season? “Our high school team is going to be very strong this year. We have a lot of returning players and a great coaching staff that will make us be a very competitive team. We have the ability to make a run in the playoffs this year.”
Additional Comments: “I would like to thank my High school coaches, (Mike) Sharman, (Chris) Mohapp, (Steve) Henze, and (Mike) Strayline for all of the help that they have provided me with. I would also like to thank my Twist coaches (Sean) Gracey, and (Erik) Serio.
“Finally, I’d like to thank my parents for all of the love and support over the years and for making the college decision a lot easier for me.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Jacob Snavely. 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.