By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/10/14
Moorestown 2016 midfielder Claire D’Antonio has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Delaware
Claire D’Antonio log:
High School: Moorestown High School
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: University of Delaware
Club Affiliation: South Jersey Select
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: Maximum Exposure All-Star, Elite 120, Varsity
What will you major in/study? Health Sciences
Why did you choose the school? “I wanted a school that offered challenging lacrosse and academic opportunities, and the University of Delaware has both. Kateri Linville has great expectations for the team, and I can’t wait to work with her!”
Thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “Coming off such a successful season and being State Champions again was great, and I think this year will be exciting as well. I’m looking forward to starting in March with the team. There’s a lot of talent this year and with hard work we hope to get back to the Tournament of Champions.”
Other comments: “I’d like to thank my family for spending most of their time taking me to lacrosse and always supporting me.
“I would also like to thank my coaches, KC and Deanna Knobloch, for making me a tougher and smarter player on the field. I wouldn’t be where I am today without their help.”
Other schools considered? George Washington University, University of Vermont
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