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.@MSI_Lacrosse boys’ recruit: Swarthmore gets commitment from Avon Old Farms (CT) 2017 MF Ferry

Monday, 1st August 2016

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

By Chris Goldberg, Posted 8/1/16

Avon Old Farms (CT) 2017 midfielder Alec Ferry has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Swarthmore College.

Alec Ferry profile:

Alec Ferry

Alec Ferry

High School: Avon Old Farms, CT

Graduation Year: 2017

Position: Midfield

College Choice: Swarthmore College

Club Affiliation: NJLC

Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Prep Lax Showcase

What will you major in/study? Biology

Why did you choose this school? “Swarthmore is one of the best academic schools in the country and you could not ask for a better education. Their method for balancing school and lacrosse is perfect for me. Coach (Pat) Gress was a pleasure to talk to and I am looking forward to playing under him. Swarthmore was the prefect place for me to continue my academic and lacrosse career.”

People to thank: “I would like to first thank my mom and dad who have been my number one supporters since I have started playing. They have taken me 100s of miles away to play in tournaments and I will always be grateful.

“Next, I would like to thank all of my Avon coaches, especially Dr. Flanagan, who has has been my mentor through this process. I would like to also thank my NJLC coaches, especially Coach Brian Wolchok who gave me an incredible home for the past 4 years.

Lastly, I would like to thank all of my teammates for always having my back and making lacrosse the most enjoyable part of my spring and summer.”

Other schools considered: Bowdoin, Williams, Middlebury, Lafayette

Maplezone Sports Institute, the official sponsor for boys’ recruits, congratulates Alec Ferry. MSI is located on Conchester Highway (Rt. 322) in Garnet Valley, offering Offering private, group, and team training. Training programs are made for each individual skill set and player. Please contact Cory Malampy at 610-358-5500 ext 21MSILacrosse 280x60



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