By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/26/15
Hopewell Valley (N.J.) 2018 midfielder Lauren Kingsbury has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Richmond.
Lauren Kingsbury ledger:
High School: Hopewell Valley Central High School, N.J.
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: University of Richmond
Club Affiliation: T3 North Black
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: HS Varsity Team, Brine National Lacrosse Classic Team New Jersey, Brine National Lacrosse Classic All-Star Team, US Lacrosse School Girls Tournament, Elite 120 2016 Invitee
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose this school? “Everything about being at Richmond feels like home to me. Between it’s incredible academics, amazing women’s lacrosse program, strong alumni network and beautiful campus, Richmond is everything I could possibly want in a school.”
HS team’s outlook for 2016 season? “I think we are going to have a great year and a chance to go even further in states. We have many amazing returning players. I can’t wait for the season to start!”
Thank You: “I’d like to give a huge thank you to Lori and Buck and all of T3 Lacrosse for the help and guidance they have given me throughout this process. I feel truly blessed to be in a program where I have received so much support. I’d also like to thank Stevie McNesby for teaching me so much about the game. Lastly, I’d like to thank my parents for giving me the incredible opportunities they have given me and for all of their love and support as well. I feel so lucky to have so many amazing people by my side.”
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