9/18/23 – DENVER, PA
Cole Barnes, ’24 Midfielder and Face-Off Specialist, has decided to continue his academic and athletic career at Iona University. Barnes, a senior at Cocalico High School, was named a USA Lacrosse All-American, All-Star 1st Team Face-off Specialist, Legends Fast Break All-Tournament Team, and was named the 6th ranked FOGO in Pennsylvania (Inside Lacrosse). Barnes also won the USMC Athletic/Leadership Award. At CHS, Barnes currently holds a 3.65 GPA. Prior to his commitment, Barnes played with Team Money Lacrosse Club’s 2024 Team.
Why did you choose Iona? – “I choose Iona University because they have the academic/business major I am interested in. The location to be able to have outstanding internships during my 4 years. As well as the lacrosse coaching staff that has been positive and encouraging.” (Barnes)
Who do you wish to thank? – “First and foremost, my parents for always supporting me. My coaches, teammates and friends that have encouraged, and continue to do so throughout this journey.” (Barnes)
High School: Cocalico High School
Position(s): Face-off, Midfield
Graduation Year: 2024
Club Team: Team Money 2024
College Committed to/Signed with: Iona University
Expected Major: Business/Finance
Top Lax Recruits would like to congratulate Cole on his commitment to Iona! Good luck next season and we wish you the best of luck at the next level.