By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 2/4/15
The Hill Academy (Ontario, Canada) 2017 attackman Tyler Stinson has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse UMBC.
Tyler Stinson ledger:
High School: The Hill Academy, Ontario
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: UMBC (ConnectLAX boys’ recruit)
Club Affiliation: Edge Lacrosse
2015 – Junior A Draft Pick to Whitby Warriors
2014 – OLA Jamieson Kuhlmann Award (top honour awarded to a midget field player)
2014 – Team Ontario U16 Field Champions (lead the tournament in points)
2014 – NSCLA Champions (Edge Lacrosse)
Academic Honors: Honor Roll student with 90% average
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose UMBC? “Overall it is a great fit for me. I was motivated by the coaches and their energy and I love the Baltimore area.”
Outlook for 2015 HS season? “To help my team win the NALI.”
Thank You: “To The Hill Academy coaches for teaching me that to be the best student athlete it takes hard work and dedication both on the field and in the classroom.
“To Edge Lacrosse for their support and my teammates for the great memories while playing lacrosse.
“To my first box lacrosse coach (Erin Oor) for inspiring my passion for lacrosse.”
Other schools considered: Lehigh, UMASS Amherst
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