By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 1/28/15
McCallie School (TN) 2015 defenseman Ryan McRae has made a commitment to play Division II lacrosse at the University of Alabama-Huntsville.
Ryan McRae ledger:
High School: McCallie School, TN
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: University of Alabama-Huntsville
Club Affiliation: No-Excuse
Lacrosse Honors: Southern Showcase, Southern Select
What will you major in/study? Major: Biological Sciences, Minor: Chemistry
Why did you choose UAH? “UAH is extremely close to home and I felt most comfortable there, too. Coach (Connor) McGowen is a great guy and has extremely high hopes and big plans for the program which will start its Inaugural season in 2016. I’m excited to see what kind of impact we can make as a first year program.”
Outlook for 2015 HS season? “We have all but one returning starter from the 2014 season. We take another trip to DC this spring break, to take on Landon School, once again, and Timons St. Jude out of New York the day after Landon.
“We start the season off with two tough in state games against Montgomery Bell Academy and Memphis University School, defending state champs. Also, we play St. Louis University Jesuit while we travel to Memphis.
“Overall its going to be a fun season and I’m excited to see how it plays out.”
Thank You: “Special thanks to our coaching staff, Coach Troy Kemp, Coach Ryne Linsley, Coach Eamon Thornton, and Coach Will Fletcher for their help in this decision making process. Also, to the seniors and their support both this year and the past three years.”
Other schools considered: Birmingham-Southern, Berry, University of Tampa
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