By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/3/13
Spring-Ford junior midfielder Kat Connelly has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Towson University.
Kat Connelly log:
High school: Spring-Ford
Year of graduation: 2015
College choice: Towson
Club affiliation: Phantastix
Major lacrosse honors, camps: Maximum Exposure All Star, Top 215 and Towson’s camp
Academic honors: Dist. Honor Student, 2 sport athlete (also play soccer)
Intended major: Business/Marketing
Why did you choose school? “I chose Towson because I like the overall campus and team atmosphere. Over the summer, I fell in love with playing lacrosse there and I know that Towson will give me the college experience I desire and exceed all my expectations. Plus my sister goes there!”
Outlook for 2014 season: “I am more than excited for this upcoming season for school lacrosse. We have a solid group of girls with great lacrosse skills and I can not wait to get back on the filed with some of my best friends and favorite teammates.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my parents for their ongoing support during my recruiting process and lacrosse career. I also owe a huge thank you to all my lacrosse coaches throughout the years.”
Other schools considered: Virginia Tech, Jacksonville, Villanova, and Navy.
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