By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 7/22/14
Coronado High School (CA) rising sophomore midfielder Gianni Orlando has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse for the United States Air Force Academy.
Gianni Orlando ledger:
High School: Coronado High School, CA
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: United States Air Force Academy (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliations: 212 Select, Lax Dawgs, West Coast Starz
Lacrosse Honors: West Coast Starz National Team, Starter as a Freshman on Varsity, Adrenaline Platinum Cup
Academic Honors: Invited to NSLC (National Student Leadership Conference), 4.00 GPA,
What will you major in/study? Undecided/Management
Why did you choose Air Force? “The Air Force Academy offers the perfect balance of a great education, serving my country, and playing on a great lacrosse team.”
Thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season and next season? “Coming into my sophomore season, I am looking to be a leader on the field and off the field. I want to grow as a lacrosse player and become an even better person. I will work to get stronger, faster, and smarter so that we can have the best season we possibly can.”
Thank You: “I would like to thanks my coaches. I’d like to thank Mike Acee, Alex Cade and Dan Meehan. I’d also like to thank my parents and other family members for being so supportive.”
Other schools considered: Navy, Delaware
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