By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 3/29/15
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 2017 midfielder Mason Rode has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Bucknell University.
Mason Rode ledger:
High School: Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Bucknell University
Club Affiliation: STEPS Elite Philadelphia
Lacrosse Honors: Elite 120, Coaches’ Award 2014
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose Bucknell? “I felt at home at Bucknell, and I am excited to join their program. The size, distance from home, coaching staff and team along with the culture of the community all felt right for me.”
Outlook for your High School season? “We improved a lot last year, and we are looking forward to becoming stronger in our league. We are going to continue our hard work, and coming together as a team.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents and my sister, Carlin, for their endless support. Also, my coaches Liz Harris, Brooke Fritz, Allison Thomas, and former coach, Alex Kahoe for helping me, and for all they have taught me.”
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