By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 10/10/14
Pittsford (NY) 2017 midfielder John Galbraith Jr. has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Colgate University.
John Galbraith Jr. ledger:
High School: Pittsford, NY
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Colgate University (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliation: Sweetlax
Major lacrosse honors: Maverik Showtime All-Star
Academic honors: Honor Roll
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Colgate first and foremost because it is academically one of the best universities in the country. Colgate not only has a tradition of great academics but also an outstanding lacrosse program. I’m honored to play under coach (Mike) Murphy and carry on the Raider tradition.”
Outlook for 2015 HS season? “After losing a tough sectional championship last year, I believe our team will come back much stronger this upcoming season. I have no doubt we can win a sectional title this year. Our team is composed of a great group of guys that know how to play and with coach Whipple’s leadership I think we will be unstoppable.”
Thank You: “I’d like to thank coach Andrew Whipple and coach Kevin Martin for their leadership and believing in me. I would like to thank my family for supporting and believing in me throughout the whole process. Most importantly, I would like to thank my dad for taking me on endless road trips and never giving up on me.”
Other schools considered? Hobart, Bucknell, Holy Cross, and Georgetown.
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