By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/5/16
Strath Haven High School 2016 attackman Jake Ross has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Swarthmore College.
Jake Ross profile:
High School: Strath Haven High School
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: Swarthmore College
Club Affiliations: Twist and Providence Road Lacrosse
Lacrosse Honors: 2015-2016 High School Team Captain, Brine Pride of Philadelphia Showcase, All-Delco Honorable Mention
What will you major in/study? Economics/ Statistics
Why did you choose Swarthmore? “I chose Swarthmore because of the prestigious academics along with the the opportunity to play lacrosse. The coaching staff made me feel comfortable on campus and I loved the idea of playing Centennial Conference lacrosse.”
HS team’s outlook for 2016 season? “We are looking to succeed in the District one playoffs and hopefully make a run at states.”
Thank You: “I would first like to thank my family for their years of support and with my decision to attend Swarthmore College.
“I would also like to thank Coach Hewlings, Coach Highland and the staff from Strath Haven for a great high school experience. I would like to thank Coach Donnelly, Coach Devlin and the rest of the Twist staff for giving me the opportunity to improve my game.
“Lastly, I would like to thank all my teammates who have made my senior year the best yet.”
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