By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 2/19/14
Somerville High School (NJ) senior goalie John Murphy has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Beloit College.
John Murphy ledger:
High School: Somerville High School, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2014
College Choice: Beloit College (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliation: 2 Knights Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors: 2014 Captain; Second Team Bianchi Division – 2013; Second Team Skylands Conference Raritan Division – 2013; Second Team All State NJ Group 2 – 2013; Honorable Mention MSG Varsity – 2013
Academic Honors: National Honor Society; High Honor Roll All Marking Periods, Peer Leader 2013-2014
What will you major in/study? Math and Computer Science
Why did you choose Beloit? “For its academic reputation and the ability to play lacrosse.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “The 2013 Somerville HS was the NJ Group 2 South Champions. Even though we had a core group of players graduate, we hope to defend this title and win the NJ Group 2 Championship in 2014.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents, Noah Fossner, Coach Eaton, and the 2 Knights coaching staff for helping me improve in all areas of lacrosse throughout my life.”
Other schools considered: Mount Saint Mary, Washington, Williams
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