Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/6/20
Shawnee (NJ) 2021 midfielder Julie Cassidy has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Duquesne University.
Julie Cassidy profile:
High school: Shawnee High School (Medford , NJ)
Grad year: 2021
College committed to: Duquesne University
Club team: All American Aim
Lacrosse honors: Sophomore Year: Led Shawnee Varsity Lacrosse with 66 Goals, Olympic Conference First Team Midfield, All South Jersey Second Team Midfield, NJ Group 4 Second Team, Burlington County Times All County Team, NJ South School Girls Team Under Armour 150 Championship, Team Rally
Academic honors: 3.0 GPA DECA State Competition Qualifier
Expected major: Business
Why did you choose Duquesne? “I made a connection to Coach (Corinne) Derossiers immediately. Her drive and passion for the program at Duquesne was exactly what I was looking for in a coach. The campus and new athletic facilities will be the perfect place for me to develop as a student athlete. Duquesne’s Business School has a great reputation where I can achieve academically. I am looking forward to my time there!”
Is there anything else you would like to share? “Thank you to my family, my coaches at AIM and Shawnee, my teammates and friends for all of your support!”
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