By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/12/15
Sachem North (N.Y.) 2017 defender Samantha Russo has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Delaware.
Samantha Russo ledger:
High School: Sachem North, N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: University of Delaware
Club Affiliation: Yellow Jackets
Major lacrosse honors: Long Island Metro team 3, Captain of high school team
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose school? “I chose Delaware because of its prestigious academic programs, the size and town the school is in, and because of the coaches and competitive level of the team.”
Thoughts on your HS team’s season? “Every year my team has prospered and will continue to get better. I hope for this upcoming year to go far into the playoffs and to continue improving as a team.”
Thank You: “I would like to thanks my coaches Alexis Curcio, Danielle Baker, Carol Rose, and also my parents for all their help.”
Other schools considered: UConn, Campbell, LIU Post
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