By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/10/13
The Hun School (N.J.) junior midfielder/attackman Brendan Black has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Villanova University.
Brendan Black log:
High School: The Hun School of Princeton
Graduation Year: 2015
Position: Midfield/ Attack
College Choice: Villanova
Club Affiliation: Tri-State Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors, camps, showcases: Under Amour Shootout, King of the Hill, Tri-State National, Champ Camp, and UNC Team Camp; Two year varsity starter with 30 career goals and 12 assists; Second team, All Bianchi Division.
What will You Major in: Economics
Why did I choose Villanova: “I chose Villanova because I liked the school and what it had to offer. I loved the campus and the fact that the coaching staff is all Villanova graduates. I felt that it said a lot about the program. Most importantly, I will be able to play with my brother, Owen Black (2016).”
Thoughts on this past season/looking ahead to 2014: “I felt that as a team, last season was a great starting point with our new coach, MV Whitlow. We had set many goals in the beginning of the season that we achieved as a team. We are all looking forward to taking that next big step as a program and a team in the future.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my family, especially my mother and father; along with my Tri- State family and all of the help they have given me to learn and grow as a player. Lastly, I would like to thank my coach M.V. Whitlow.”
Other Schools considered: Bucknell
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