By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/19/12
Woodlynde School senior attack Maisey Thompson has committed to play Division III lacrosse At Washington College.
Maisey Thompson log:
High school: Woodlynde School
Graduation year: 2013
College choice: Washington College
Club affiliations: Pa Express, SEPA
Major lacrosse honors: MVP high school (2010, 2011, 2012); Philly Showcase deBeer All-Star team. Maximum Exposure All-Star team; All American Showcase bracket champs (2010); Vail National shootout- (Pa Express) Gold Division champions; Triple Threat (2011) Notheast Top 215 (2011); Maximum Exposure.
What will you major in/study: Looking forward to studying either biology or environmental science.
Why did you choose school: “I chose Washington College for its small size, great academics, known lacrosse program, and immediate connection with Coach (Julika) Blankenship and Coach (Heidi) Yetman, along with the people that I have met there.”
Other comments: “I’d like to thank Cathy Swartz for being one my most important mentors with not only lacrosse, but finding my perfect fit for college. In addition to this, I would like to thank Jen Anderson and Jen O’Donnell, as well as all of my SEPA Coaches: Coach (Lisa) Daugherty and Coach (Paula) Norsoph. A special thanks goes out to the the Michaels family for always being there and making my high school lacrosse experience certainly more interesting then normal. In addition to this, I’d like to thank my Mom and Dad for helping me throughout the entire recruitment experience, and my brother, Harte, a middie at Villanova, for teaching me my behind the back shot.”
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