By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 12/19/12
Springfield-Delco junior midfield-defense Aly Gormley has made a commitment to play Division I lacrosse at St. Joseph’s University.
Aly Gormley log:
High School: Springfield-Delco
Graduation year: 2014
College choice: St. Joseph’s
Club affiliation: Ultimate Goal Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors: Varsity starter (2011-2012) Honorable Mention All-Central League (2011) National Tournament Philly 4 Team (2012) Philly Under Armour Underclass All-American Team (2012)
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose St. Joe’s? “As soon as I stepped on the campus, I knew St. Joe’s was where I wanted to attend. It is the perfect fit for me both academically and athletically. I am thrilled to have made my decision to be a hawk!”
Outlook for your high school team? “Each and every year Springfield looks to compete and meet our high expectations set for us. We are returning many players and intend on being a force in the Central League.”
Additional Comments: “First I would like to thank my Mom, Dad, and my two sisters. They have been my #1 fans supporting me along the way.
“I would also like to thank my Springfield coaches: Keith Broome, Kathleen Geiger, Chrissy Poplawski, and Sandy Carter. They have transformed me into the player I am today. I would also like to thank my Ultimate coaches: Jen Duckenfield and Michele DeJuliis. They have been extremely helpful and supportive throughout the process. Thank you guys so much!
“Another shout out to my Springfield and Ultimate teammates! I couldn’t ask for a more loving and encouraging bunch of girls to surround myself with. You guys rock!”
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