By K.I. Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/11/13
Conestoga Valley High School senior attack-midfielder Mckenna Buckley has made a commitment to play NAIA Division I lacrosse at Columbia College of South Carolina.
Mckenna Buckley log:
High School: Conestoga Valley High School, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Columbia College South Carolina
Club Affiliation: Lanco Elite
Major lacrosse honors: First place at Upper All-American Showcase, Capitol Cup, Eastern Upper Atlantic Conference
What will you major in/study? High School Education/minor in Art
Why did you choose Columbia? “I have always wanted to go to a school in the South and Columbia College seems like a perfect fit for me. I connected with Coach (Sasha) Vedock right away and couldn’t be more excited to be a Fighting Koala!
Outlook for your High School team? “We have a lot of really strong players coming up and returning this year and we are all starting to mesh really well on our winter team while we get ready for spring.”
Other comments: “Thanks to my Lanco Coaches Jess Donohoue and Jeremy Cox and also my supportive parents who pushed me to never give up and give it my all 110% of the time. Wouldn’t be anywhere without you!”
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