By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/1/14
Bishop Shanahan 2015 attack Alex Wendig has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at West Chester University.
Alex Wendig log:
High School: Bishop Shanahan High School
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: West Chester University
Club Affiliation: PA Express 2015
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Philly Showcase, GW Elite 7, Varsity starter since freshman year
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose school? “I chose West Chester University because it is the best fit for me academically and athletically. I will receive a great education and it has a strong lacrosse program. I can’t wait to play for Coach Ginny Martino and Sue Burmester and to be part of the Golden Rams lacrosse program.”
Outlook for your High School team? “We just finished the season with a winning record (12-6) under the coaching staff of Laura Capuano, Tori Dugan, Teresa Guinta, and Gwen Hicks. I believe that next year we can do even better and win the Ches-Mont League because of our talent and determination.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank Coach Staska, Coach McKinney and my coaches at PA Express, Mr. and Mrs. Runyon and Erin for their time and dedication.
“I would also like to thank Brooke Record (Crawford) for teaching me the game of lacrosse.
“And thanks to my second family at PA Express and Bishop Shanahan.
“Finally, thanks to my family for their constant love and support on and off the field.”
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