By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/6/13
Holy Ghost Prep junior attackman Michael Major has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at St. Joseph’s University.
Michael Major log:
High school: Holy Ghost Prep
Graduation year: 2015
College choice: Saint Joseph’s University
Club affiliation: Twist Lacrosse Club
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Maverik Showtime, Jake Reed Nike Blue Chip, Blue Chip 225 Elite All-Star, Keystone State All-Star Team, Top 205
What will you major in/study: Business
Why did you choose school: “It has excellent academics and an outstanding campus. The coaching staff is really focused and determined for the team to make big strides in the upcoming years.”
Outlook for your high school team: “We hope to finish as a top ten team in the state. We have a strong returning core of players and a great coaching staff, we hope to make a run in the state playoffs.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my Mom and Dad for all the support they have given me through this process. I would also like to thank my youth lacrosse coaches, especially Coach Deppi for showing me passion for the game. Thank you to my club lacrosse coaches, Coach Vetter and Coach Henze, who helped me to further develop my game. Lastly, thank you to Coach Tessler, Coach Cattani and Coach Price for believing I could achieve my highest goals.”
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