By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/29/14
Harriton High School 2015 midfielder Patrick Bernicker has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Ursinus College.
Patrick Bernicker log:
High School: Harriton High School
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: Ursinus College
Club Affiliation: Twist Lacrosse
Lacrosse Honors: Jersey Shootout All-Star team, Stars and Stripes Lacrosse Showcase
Academic honors, service projects: “I was given the Sizzle Award and I am currently a lacrosse coach for the Ashbee Youth Lacrosse and a Ski Instructor for Jack Frost Race Team.”
What will you major in/study? Business and Economics
Why did you choose Ursinus? “I chose Ursinus College for many reasons. To me it was the perfect fit academically and athletically. When I met with Coach (Jamie) Steele and Coach Duffie I knew immediately that Ursinus was the school for me.”
Thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/outlook for next season? “This past season for Harriton was great. We had really good senior leaders that lead us to some big wins. This upcoming season I feel as though Harriton is going to improve even more and be a force in the Central League.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank Coach Steele for giving me the opportunity to play for Ursinus, Coach Proud and Coach Sankey for helping me develop as a player and person, my Twist Coach, Coach Kirlin, for giving me the guidance in choosing a great college. I would also like to thank my Dad for driving me to all my tournaments and showcases.”
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