By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/5/12
St. Joseph’s Prep rising senior midfielder Tyler Cliggett has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at St. Joseph’s University.
Tyler Cliggett log:
High School: St. Joseph’s Prep
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: St. Joseph’s University
Club Affiliation: Twist Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors: First Team All-Catholic, Top 205 All-Star, Blue Chip 225 Elite All-Star, ECLC All-Star
Academic honors: High Honor Roll
What will you major in/study? Business
Why did you choose the school? “I chose St. Joe’s because it was a great fit for me both academically and athletically. I love the campus and its location and look forward to playing under Coach (Taylor) Wray and coaches (Mike and Dan) Keating.”
Outlook for 2013 HS season: “We are returning a lot of talented players with many upperclassmen. Our goal is to win the Catholic League and make it to state final game.”
Other schools considered: Villanova, Georgetown, Boston University
Other comments: “I’d like to thank my parents and family for all the support they gave me while finding the right school. Also my St. Joe’s coaches, coach (Eric) Gregg, coach (Kevin) Coyle, coach (Mike) Lennon, and coach (Bill) McGlone as well as my Twist coaches, Greg Flego, Jack Devlin, and Joe Serio.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Tyler Cliggett. 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.