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.@LongstrethLAX girls’ recruit: Shipley 2018 MF Gundy commits to Cornell (admissions)

Wednesday, 9th November 2016

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Recruiting  

By Chris Goldberg, Posted 11/9/16

Shipley School 2018 midfielder Ashleigh Gundy has committed to the admissions process at Cornell University.

Ashleigh Gundy profile:

Ashleigh Gundy

Ashleigh Gundy

High school: The Shipley School

Position: Midfielder

Graduation year: 2018

Club team: Ultimate Lacrosse

Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases:
First Team Friends School League (2015)
2nd Team All Main Line (2015)
Main Line Girl’s athlete of the week (2015)
First Team Friends School League (2016)
Philadelphia Brine team (2016)
U.S. Lacrosse Team, National Tournament (2016)
Pennsylvania Under Armour Team (2016)
2nd Team All Main Line (2016)

What will you major in/study? “Right now I have an interest in communications as a major.”

Why did you choose this school? “I chose Cornell because it has a stellar academic reputation as well as an elite lacrosse program. After visiting Cornell for the first time, I fell in love with the school. I loved the coaching staff as well as the campus. Coach (Jenny) Graap’s style and dedication to coaching as well as the camaraderie among the team was genuine and welcoming.”

People to thank: “I would like to thank my parents for their support since second grade. Also, I would like to give a special thanks to Coach Duck for her guidance, skills development, advocacy, and belief in my ability and talent. In addition, I would like to thank my high school coach, Molly Fernandez, for critiquing my stick skills, improving my footwork and refining my draw technique. Last and not least, I would love to thank both my Ultimate club team as well as my Shipley high school team because the most gratifying part of playing lacrosse is being apart of a team.”

Other schools considered: Boston University, UC Davis, Columbia, Temple, George Washington, Northwestern

Longstreth Women’s Sports, the official sponsor for girls’ recruits, congratulates Ashleigh Gundy. Longstreth specializes in equipment, uniforms and apparel for women’s sports. Longstreth carries a huge selection of all the best women’s heads, handles, goalie gear and player accessories – including shoes and apparel. Visit for directions and information.



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