By K.I. Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 12/3/12
Gates Chili (NY) senior attackman Matt Martin has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Eastern University.
Matt Martin log:
High School: Gates Chili High School
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Eastern University
Club Affiliation: Fellowship of Christian Athletes(FCA)
Major lacrosse honors: 2011 Section Five 1st Team All-County, 2011 Section Five Nike Sophomore Team, 2012 Brine All-American (Syracuse) Team, Northeast FCA Varsity Elite, Peak 200 Recruiting Camp
What will you major in/study? Accounting and Finance
Why did you choose Eastern? “I chose Eastern University because I felt it was a great fit for me. The size of the campus is exactly what I was looking for. The staff/coaches are very supportive of their students/athletes. Finally, I believe Eastern provides a great environment for learning and growth.”
Outlook for your high school team? “As far as this coming season, I believe we will be competitive within our division. I am looking forward to enjoying my senior year.”
Additional Comments: “First off, I would like to thank my parents, Terry and Kimberly Martin, for all their support throughout the years and traveling to numerous tournaments in the northeastern states. I would also like to thank my high school lacrosse coaches Mark Sweeney, Jake Johnson, and Andy Hilton. Finally, I would like to thank my FCA lacrosse coaches Greg Scott, Dan James, Scott Nitti, Zack Bednarz, Mike Kelly, and Sean McNamara.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Matt Martin. 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.
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