By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/30/16
Garnet Valley High School 2017 faceoff-specialist midfielder Rei Lopez has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Ursinus College.
Rei Lopez profile:
High School: Garnet Valley High School
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Ursinus College
Club Affiliations: Jags Lax, Twist Lacrosse, Headstrong Lacrosse
Lacrosse Honors: All-Central League Honorable Mention, 2013 Faceoff Academy National Showcase Champion 2017 Class, UA All-America Uncommitted Showcase, Varsity Sportsmanship Award.
Academic Honors: Honor Roll
What will you major in/study? Business
Why did you choose Ursinus? “I chose Ursinus College because of the great academics, excellent coaching staff, and location. After my first visit to the school, I knew that this was a place where I could thrive and learn under Coach (Jamie) Steele and Coach (David) Page.”
Outlook for 2017 HS season? “This year we have a very strong group of seniors that will carry the team into the state tournament.”
Thank You: “I first want to thank my family for all the support and encouragement through out my lacrosse career. Thank you to my high school coaches: Coach Urso, Coach Nealon, Coach Kivlen, Coach Bonaddio, and Coach Snow. Lastly, I want to thank the Ursinus coaching staff for giving me this opportunity to be part of the team.”
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