By K.I. Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/5/12
Conestoga senior midfield-attack Meghan McGillis has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at The Ohio State University.
Meghan McGillis log:
High School: Conestoga High School
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Ohio State University
Club Affiliation: Phantastix
Major lacrosse honors: All-American Honorable Mention 2012, All-Main Line First Team 2012/2011, All- Central League First Team 2012/2011, Philly Team 1 2012, Under Armour 2012, All-Phillylacrosse.com Attack Team 1 2012, Philly Team 2 2011, All-Phillylacrosse.com Honorable Mention, All-Main Line Honorable Mention 2010, All-Central League Honorable Mention 2010,Philly Team 3 2010
Academic honors: Academic All-American 2012, First Honors
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose OSU? “I really like the combination of a solid academic program and competitive lacrosse. The big school atmosphere is so great and I really enjoyed getting to know the awesome coaches and the team on my visits.”
Outlook for 2013 HS season? “Our returning seniors are extremely strong and we work very well together. We also have talent among our younger players. We will definitely miss a few very key players from last year, but I think we will have a really good season.”
Additional Comments: “I would like to thank my family for supporting me in my lacrosse career. I would really like to thank all of my coaches; Amy Orcutt, Chrissy Poplawski, Sue Frazier and JoAnn Yusko. They have been a tremendous help to me over the years on and off the field and I really appreciate everything they have done for me.”
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