By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/11/15
Garden City (N.Y.) 2018 goalie Kerry McHugh has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Lehigh University.
Kerry McHugh ledger:
High School: Garden City High School, N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: Lehigh University
Club Affiliation: Long Island Yellow Jackets
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: 2015 U15 National Championships 3rd Place, Long Island All-American Games, National Draw Champions, Lax for the Cure Champions
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose this school? “Lehigh has everything I was looking for in a school with a competitive lacrosse program, great academics, and a beautiful campus.”
HS team’s outlook for 2016 season? “I am confident that we are going to have a great season and continue the winning tradition of Garden City.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my coaches, Carol Rose and Al Bertolone, for helping me grow as a lacrosse player and believing in me. I would also like to thank my dad for the many years of coaching and my mom and sisters for always supporting me. Finally, I would like to thank Coach (Jill) Redfern, Coach (Sharon) McHugh, and Coach (Sammy) Cermack for giving me this amazing opportunity.”
Other schools considered: Richmond, Johns Hopkins
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