By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/6/13
Randolph (N.J.) senior attackman JP Southren has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Stevens Tech.
JP Southren log:
High School: Randolph HS (NJ)
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Stevens Tech
Club Affiliations: Steps All Star 2014, Trilogy Diesel, Randolph Futures
Major lacrosse honors: National Invite 175, Super Sophs, All Conference, All Morris, All State (Group 3)
Academic honors: National Honor Society, Honor Roll, ReQRuitme/TopLax Honor Roll
What will you major in/study? Quantitative Finance
Why did you choose the school? “I felt like I belonged there the first time on stepped foot on campus. Stevens has a great blend of student life, academics and athletics. It was just right.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “In the past few seasons, we had some good talent, but ended up way short of our team goal. This season is a new start and I will do my best to make a difference in a leadership role.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank Randolph Coaches Joe Nazzaro, Elliot Grover and especially Ben Young; my family and especially my Dad who never missed a practice, game or opportunity to tell me what I needed to do better (LOL).”
Other schools considered? Muhlenberg, Rutgers, Tufts, Middlebury
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