By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/31/13
St. John’s Prep (MA) junior attackman Andrew Gallahue has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Villanova University.
Andrew Gallahue log:
High School: St. John’s Prep, Danvers (MA)
Graduation Year: Class of 2014; will take PG year after senior season
College Choice: Villanova University
Club Affiliation: Top Gun Fighting Clams
Major lacrosse honors: Led team in scoring Sophomore year with 56 points, 1 of 4 Sophomores in Massachusetts nominated All-American
Academic honors, service: National Honor Society, German National Honor Society, Camp Sunshine 2012 (service trip)
What will you major in/study? Business
Why did you choose the Villanova? “I looked at many schools this fall and liked all of them but Villanova definitely stood out due to the strong academics – mainly the Business School – the strong lacrosse program, and great coaching staff.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for 2013? “We are looking to have a big year this time around. The team returns all starters and hope to get back to the State Championship like years previous.”
Other comments: “A big thanks to my club coaches Justin Walker and Troy Peters for getting me to where I am today; also thanks to my parents for supporting me the entire way through the college process.”
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