By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 4/1/12
Wilmington Friends junior attackman Sean Kirkpatrick (Glen Mills native) has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the College of the Holy Cross.
High school: Wilmington Friends School (DE)
Graduation year: 2013
College choice: College of the Holy Cross
Club affiliation: Team 302
Major lacrosse honors: Philly Showcase Gait Fab 40, ESPN 2013 Watch List, Top 205, 2nd Team All-DISC conference
What will you major in/study: Economics
Why did you choose school: “I chose Holy Cross because I felt like it was a great fit academically and I loved the campus and coaching staff. Coach (Jim) Morrissey and Coach (Thomas) Guadagnolo made me feel at home right when I stepped on the campus and I love their coaching style.”
Outlook for your high school team: “Our team has a lot of potential and we need to continue to work hard in practice. Our goal is to make a run in the state tournament and make it to the championship game.”
Other comments: “I would like to first thank my family who has supported me throughout my lacrosse career, Coach Jake Rashkind (Wilmington Friends), Coaches Jay Motta and Keevin Galbraith (Team 302), as well as youth coaches Frank Urso, Jim Taviano, and Jim Snow. Also, I would like to thank Coach Morrissey.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Sean Kirkpatrick. Maple Zone, located on Conchester Pike in Boothwyn, offers numerous programs, leagues and instructional activities for boys’ and girls’ lacrosse players and also offers boys’ U13 and U15 travel teams. Click here for registration for the Muck Dawgs travel teams.
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