By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/19/13
Bishop Shanahan junior goalie Sam Gindhart has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Fairfield University.
Sam Gindhart log:
College Choice: Fairfield University
Club Affiliation: HEADstrong
Major lacrosse honors: Penn Star, Adrenaline Black Card, NSLCA All-Star, Philly Showcase Fab 40 and Varsity Letterman
Academic honors: Honor Student and Distinguished Honors
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose the school? “Fairfield had everything I wanted in a university. I had a great connection with the coaching staff and believe in their program. Academically, Fairfield will provide me with an outstanding education in a beautiful location.”
What is your team’s outlook for next season? “Shanahan’s team looks great going into the season. We are coming off of the Ches-Mont League (quad-championship) win and a few playoff wins. This coming season will be one of the best in the school’s history. We have a lot of seniors that will help lead our team further into state playoffs.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my family for all their support; I would not be here without them. I would also like to thank the HEADstrong Foundation and my coaches, Mike Colleluori and Brian Neary. Finally, I would like to thank my coaches at Bishop Shanahan, Jon Heisman and Paul Meyers.”
Other schools considered? Saint Joseph’s, Mount Saint Mary’s, Lehigh and Hartford.
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