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.@MSI_Elite boys’ recruit: Marple Newtown 2017 MF Funk commits to Robert Morris

Saturday, 27th August 2016

Categories Boy's/Men's, High School, Recruiting  

By Chris Goldberg, Posted 8/27/16

Marple Newtown 2017 midfielder Alex Funk has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Robert Morris University.

Alex Funk profile:

Alex Funk

Alex Funk

High School: Marple Newtown High School

Graduation Year: 2017

Position: Midfield

College Choice: Robert Morris University

Club Affiliation: Headstrong Lacrosse Club (2017)

Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: NSCLA select showcase

What will you major in/study? Biomedical Engineering

Why did you choose this school? “It’s close to a big city like Pittsburgh for internships and has a small roster for more playing time.”

Outlook for 2017 HS season? “Lead a playoff run for Marple Newtown.”

People to thank: “I’d like to thank my parents and all of my coaches throughout the years for both youth and high school leagues; mainly coach Tom Hannum, coach John Kirk, coach John Hochaus, coach Bill Holenstein and coach Keith Belson.”

Other schools considered:
Rutgers, Franklin and Marshall, Villanova,

Maplezone Sports Institute (MSI), the official sponsor for boys’ recruits, congratulates Alex Funk. With indoor facilities located on Route 322 in Garnet Valley, PA and all turf outdoor fields on Chichester Avenue in Aston, PA, MSI is home to all your training needs, both on and off the field. To learn more, visit us at or contact mattv@maplezone.comMSILacrosse 280x60



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