By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/5/13
West Chester East senior attack-midfielder Lizzie Cassidy has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at West Chester University.
Lizzie Cassidy log:
High School: West Chester East High School
Graduation year: 2013
College choice: West Chester University
Club affiliation: PA Express
Major lacrosse honors: 2012 Philly Lacrosse National Tournament Team, Northeast Top 215, Philly Showcase
What will you major in/study: Undecided
Why did you choose school: “I was looking for a school that was mid-size, near a town with a great lacrosse program and West Chester was the perfect fit. When I met Coach Ginny Martino, Coach Suz (Sue Burmester), and the team, I felt right at home and knew WCU was my #1 school.”
Outlook for your high school team: “We will be shooting to go far in playoffs, and I think that’s a possibility with our strong, dedicated seniors. I’m looking forward to a great season with our new coaches!”
Other comments: “I want to thank my PA Express coaches Meg and Sarah Cullinan for all their help with lacrosse and the recruiting process. They really made my last two years of lacrosse memorable. I’d also like to thank my parents for all their support and always believing in me.”
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