By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/4/13
La Salle senior defenseman/LSM Riley Smith has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Misericordia University.
Riley Smith log:
High school: La Salle College High School
Graduation year: 2014
College choice: Misericordia University
Club affiliation: Twist Black
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: National Invite 175, Brine Shootout Champions, Army Lacrosse All Star, Top 205
What will you major in/study: 5 Year MBA
Why did you choose school: “The University creates a very personal learning environment for students that was highlighted by The Princeton Review when they selected Misericordia for its excellent academics. In addition, they just completed a $25 million investment in their Varsity athletic facilities. Finally, Coach Ricardo made me feel very confident that I was making the right choice both on the field and in the classroom.”
Outlook for your high school team: “La Salle maintains a very high bar for success both in the classroom and on the lacrosse field. Although we graduated a great senior class last year, we are working hard to exceed everyone’s expectations.”
Other comments: “First, I want to thank my parents for their support and transportation over the past 10 years. In addition,I want to thank the La Salle coaching staff and my Twist coaches; Drake, Flago, Devlin and Serio for all of their support and advice.”
ReQRuitme, the official sponsor of Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Riley Smith. Through ReQRuitme, student-athletes can develop their own mobile profile allowing college coaches/recruiters access to their academic and athletic information easily and instantly on the coach’s smartphone or tablet. By using the promo code, PHILLYLAX, all Phillylacrosse.com readers will receive a 50 percent discount on a 12 month (now $75) membership to ReQRuitme. Click here to learn more about ReQRuitme.
Tags: La Salle