By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/13/16
Moorestown (N.J.) 2017 midfielder/face-off specialist Frankie Labetti has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Monmouth University.
Frankie Labetti profile:
High School: Moorestown HS, N.J.
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Monmouth University
Club Affiliation: Dukes LC and Big 4
Major lacrosse honors: 55 goals/ 23 assists in 2016, 3x Varsity Letter Award winner, 1st Team All State, 1st Team All Skyland Conference, 1st Team All South Jersey, 1st Team All Burlington County, Group 3 All Junior Team, NXTSS16 Fab 40 All star team, UnderArmour Uncommitted
What will you major in/study? Business and continue to Law School
Why did you choose this school? “I chose Monmouth because it fit the size of school I was looking for. Academically, it was a school I can see myself excelling at and being very successful with a challenge. Also, a big factor was the Lacrosse program. It is a fairly new great program that I am excited to be a part of in the future. I am excited to join the Hawks family and tradition.”
Outlook for 2017 HS season? “This year I look to continue to increase my level of play and my teammates around me. I hope to achieve my personal goals along with making it back to the Group 3 state championship and move forward into the ToC. The ultimate goal is to win the Tournament of champions and bring the Title back to Moorestown.”
People to thank: “I would first like to thank my parents, siblings, and friends for being with me along the way. I would also like to thank my high school coaches at Moorestown, and my club coaches at both The Dukes LC and Big 4. I would also like to thank my teammates who have played with me throughout my career and my coaches in youth.”
Other schools considered: Syracuse, Cornell, Lehigh, Wagner, Fairfield, Richmond