By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/16/15
Moorestown High School (NJ) 2017 midfielder-defender Brittney Wright has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Richmond.
Brittney Wright ledger:
High School: Moorestown High School, NJ
Graduation Year: 2017
Position: Midfield/ Defense
College Choice: University of Richmond
Club Affiliation: South Jersey Select
Lacrosse Honors: Brine National Lacrosse Classic 12,13,14; Brine National Lacrosse Classic All-Star team 14; MVP of Martin Luther King tourament 14; Nike Elite 120 14,15
What will you major in/study? Leadership / Business
Why did you choose Richmond? “I chose the University of Richmond for their high academic achievements, success of their student athletes, and beauty of the campus. The close proximity to Washington DC has multiple internship and job opportunities after graduation. Additionally the coaching staff and players were very welcoming from my first minutes on campus.”
Outlook for your High School season? “Moorestown girls lacrosse has history of a strong lacrosse and academic program. The teams out of season work ethic along with in season coaching will provide the foundation for our team to have the same success as in the previous years.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents for the support guidance and freedom through this important process.”
Other schools considered: UConn, USC, Stanford, Delaware, Rutgers
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