By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/4/13
Radnor rising sophomore midfield-attackman Jack Wilson has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Maryland.
Jack Wilson log:
High School: Radnor
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: University of Maryland
Club Affiliation: NXT (2016)
Major lacrosse honors, camps: Central League Champions 2013, PIAA States 2013, Team Philly 2013, Under Armour Shootout 2013
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Maryland because of the strong academics and the opportunity to play for a program with a long and successful tradition. Coach (John) Tillman and his staff are committed to developing my game and me as an individual. I felt at home the minute I stepped on campus, and I have always dreamed of playing for Maryland as a kid. Maryland gives me the opportunities to grow as a teammate and as an individual.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “We had a great season last year led be 17 seniors. but we are bringing back a lot of talent and athleticism. Radnor is looking for another Central League title and to make a run in states.”
Other comments: “I’d like to thank the Radnor HS coaches, John Begier, George Corrigan, Mike Busza, Mike Friel and John Sims, for providing the opportunity to play lacrosse and be part of a strong lacrosse program. thanks to my A1 coach Peter Sampson for growing my love for the game of lacrosse. I would also like to thank my coaches from NXT (2016), Brett Many, George Castle and Bill Derrick, Finally, I would like to my mom and dad and my brother Sam for helping me be so successful.”
Other schools considered? Ohio State, Penn State
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