By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/5/16
Haddonfield Memorial (NJ) 2019 midfielder/defender Wayden Ay has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Georgetown University.
Wayden Ay profile:
High School: Haddonfield Memorial High School, N.J.
Graduation Year: 2019
College Choice: Georgetown
Club Affiliation: South Jersey Select (SJS)
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: 2015 Rising Freshman Max Exposure All Star team champs, Nike Elite 120
What will you major in/study? Business
Why did you choose this school? “I chose Georgetown due to its beautiful campus, location in DC where there are lots of future job opportunities and unique experiences, history, a well respected and top business school, a new athletic facility, passionate coaches and, of course, lacrosse!”
Outlook for 2017 HS season? “I will be returning after missing half of my freshman season due a shoulder injury. I plan to focus on improving little technical skills and become more of an offensive threat.”
People to thank: “Mom (Mari Edmund), Dad (Steve Ay), Mr. Knobloch, Katie Lee, Sarah Shelly, Mike Jackson, Don D’Ambra, Lori Quintavalle, Janet Ay (grandmother) , Gwynne Edmund (grandmother) , Robert Edmund (grandfather).”
Other schools considered: Jacksonville, Navy, Umass
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