By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 2/3/16
Mountain Ridge High School (AZ) 2016 attackman Luke Liljenstolpe has committed to play Division III lacrosse at The College of Wooster.
Luke Liljenstolpe profile:
High School: Mountain Ridge High School, AZ
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: The College of Wooster
Club Affiliations: Seattle Starz, 3d Arizona, West Coast Starz
Lacrosse Honors: Jake Reed Nike Bluechip, 3rd place at USBOXLA National Championship with Seattle Elite, 2015 Arizona All-Star Game
What will you major in/study? Pre-Medicine (biology/chemistry/bio-chemistry)
Why did you choose Wooster? “I chose the College of Wooster because I have family currently attending the College of Wooster and a friend of mine, Noah Plotkin, will be attending and playing along side me all 4 years. In addition to that, the great group of guys and coaching staff, that are the team. Finally, the schools academic prestige will help me achieve my goals of become a surgeon.”
Thank You: “First of all, special thanks go to Coaches: Beau Pich, Austin and Ian Gray, Konner and Kyle Klien, Lewis Ratcliff, Zach Widbin, Doug Lipka, Brett Neal for helping me to elevate my game every summer and fall. You guys became role models to me in ways you can’t imagine and I wouldn’t be the player I am today without your guidance.
“Next, thank you to Bill Casey for fostering and developing my love for the game. In addition to that you have helped mold me into a leader on and off the field. Thank you so much for putting up with me the last 6 years.
“Next, thank you to my teammates who have become brothers to me on and off the field: Trent Stafford, Wyatt and Aaron Hill, Luke Labate, Vincent Giacoppo, Alex Bohl, Tyler Chleborad, Sean Veden, Ryan Henkels, Reed Evans, Trevor Quan, Zach Ray, Noah Plotkin, Exton Bassett, Jace Larson and my actual brother Max Liljenstolpe for sticking by my side through it all. I love all of you as brothers. To Hugo Casey, Ray Caccavale and Dean Fairall – thank you for being coaches and friends to me this upcoming season. I feel a loyalty and bond to you three that I can’t wait to grow as the season continues.
“Finally, thank you to my friends (Shout out to the Foo Croo) and family (far to many to be named) for keeping me sane and motivated throughout my many years of playing lacrosse. I would not be the man I am today without your guidance and love.”
Other schools considered: Beloit, Oberlin
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