By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/6/13
Souderton senior defenseman Hunter McGowan has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Widener University.
Hunter McGowan log:
High school: Souderton Area High School
Graduation year: 2014
College choice: Widener University
Club affiliation: Bucks Select Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Summer Slam All Star Team (2013), Summer Sizzle Champions (2012) Top205 attendee 2012, 2013, SAHS most improved player 2013
What will you major in/study: Biomedical Engineering
Why did you choose school: “I chose Widener University because of the nationally accredited engineering program and for the competitive lacrosse program led by a talented coaching staff. I continued to be impressed with Coach (Brendan) Dawson throughout the recruiting process, and the direction that the lacrosse program is going under his leadership.”
Outlook for your high school team: “We have a very strong group of returning seniors this year as well as some talented underclassmen. With positivity, and good leadership in our coaching staff, I know that we will improve our record and standings within our league/schedule.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my coaches at Bucks Select Lacrosse, Mike McGowan, Bruce Garcia, Matt Coverdale, Trip Fisher, and Steve Hogan for great coaching and helping me take my game to the next level. I’d also like to thank the entire Bucks Select organization for a great experience and for giving me the opportunity to play with some of the best HS players in the area, and to play against many of the best teams in the nation.
“I would also like to thank my Family for all the time, energy and support they have shown throughout my time playing lacrosse. And especially my Dad who introduced me to lacrosse at an early age and has coached me for 10 years, my entire lacrosse career.”
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