By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/24/16
East Hampton (N.Y.) 2018 midfielder Lucy Emptage has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at La Salle University.
Lucy Emptage profile:
High School: East Hampton High School, N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: La Salle University
Club Affiliation: Long Island Top Guns
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Best of Beach Champions 2014, Presidents Cup, T3 Fall Face Off, The Draft 2015, Capital Cup
What will you major in/study? Elementary Education
Why did you choose this school? “I loved the size, its history, the campus, Coach Candace (Taglianetta), Coach (Chelsea) Marshall and Coach (Nora) McGurkin; the team made me feel welcomed, like I was part of the team.”
HS team’s outlook for 2016 season? “We are looking forward to a growing and great season. We lost some seniors, but not our spirit.”
People to thank: “Most of all I want to thank my Mom for everything she has done to make my dream come true. Thanks so much to Bill Smith, Shannon Smith and Long Island Top Guns for all they have done for me and thank you Coach Candace for seeing me play and giving me the opportunity to play for La Salle Explorers, I am so proud and grateful.”
Other schools considered: Monmouth University, Bucknell University
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