By K.I. Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/27/12
Clearview Regional (N.J.) senior defense-midfield Katelyn Shea has signed a Letter of Intent to play II lacrosse at Bloomsburg University.
Katelyn Shea log:
High School: Clearview Regional
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Bloomsburg University
Club Affiliation: South Jersey Select Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors: South Jersey Group IV State Champions, Gloucester County Cup Champions, 2nd Team All-Conference Defense, Women’s Division National Team Alternate, Northern Rise Tournament Champions, South Jersey Select President’s Cup Tournament Team.
What will you major in/study? Audiology & Speech Language Pathology
Why did you choose Bloomsburg? “I chose Bloomsburg University for its excellent Audiology & Speech Pathology program and for its competitive women’s lacrosse team. Head Coach Mallory Poole brings a lot of excitement and knowledge to the team. Her experience will help take me to the next level playing Division II lacrosse. I am happy for the opportunity to compete in the PSAC as a Husky and would love to help the team win a National Championship.”
Outlook for your high school team? “Clearview didn’t lose too much talent, so we should return just as strong this year. We want to recapture the South Jersey Group IV Title again and our ultimate goal is to win the NJ Group IV State Championship for the first time ever.”
Additional Comments: “I would like to thank the South Jersey Select Lacrosse Club, Director KC Knobloch, Coach Dave Schlesinger and Coaches Brooke & Taylor Foussadier for providing me the chance to play for the best club team representing South Jersey. They are top-notch coaches who sharpened my skills and supported me in the recruiting process.
“Additional thanks to my high school coaches Conklin & Daniels, as well as to the Donahues at Going Vertical. Lastly, I want to thank my family for their endless support and constant faith in me. I look forward to attending Bloomsburg University in the fall and I am excited to become part of the Husky tradition.”
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