By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/18/13
Downingtown West senior attackman Mike Peppelman has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Ursinus College.
Mike Peppelman log:
High School: Downingtown West
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Ursinus College
Club Affiliation: Man-Up
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Showcases: Keystone Games medalist, Southern States Showcase, Downingtown West captain
Academic honors: Honor roll
What will you major in/study? Business
Why did you choose Ursinus? “Ursinus is both the ideal distance from home and size for me. I really like where Coach (Jamie) Steele, Coach (David) Page, and Coach (Gary) Mercadante are taking the program.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for the season? “West graduated a lot of great players last year, but I believe that we still have a lot of talent left. Our goal is to win another league championship and a state championship.”
Additional comments: “I’d like to thank my mom, sister and my dad who have always supported me. I’d also like to thank Coach Paul Stankewicz, who has always been a mentor to me both on and off the field. Also, I want to thank the coaching staff and admissions at Ursinus who helped make my decision a very easy one.”
Other schools considered: Stevens Institute of Technology, York College
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