By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/14/16
Cumberland Valley 2017 defenseman Matt Hager has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Muhlenberg College.
Matt Hager profile:
High School: Cumberland Valley High School
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Muhlenberg College
Club Affiliation: Rock Lacrosse Central PA
Major lacrosse honors: 2016 First Team All-Sentinel, 2016 2nd Team Mid-Penn Conference.
Academic honors: National Honor Society, National Foreign Language Honor Society
What will you major in/study? Bio chemistry
Why did you choose this school? “It is a great fit academically and I like the coaches and the team. Also, I feel I can contribute to the lacrosse program.”
Outlook for 2017 HS season? “We have a strong team returning even though we lost some key players. We are looking to make it back to districts and states.”
People to thank: “I’d like to thank all of my club and school coaches for their support through the years; in particular, Sean Ireland who helped make me a better player and my dad whose coached me throughout my entire career.”
Other schools considered: Salisbury, F&M, Washington & Jefferson.
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