By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 9/9/16
Oklahoma Christian School (OK) 2017 midfielder-attackman JP Morris has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Mount Saint Mary’s University.
JP Morris profile:
High School: Oklahoma Christian School, OK
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Mount Saint Mary’s University
Club Affiliations: Chaos, West Coast Starz, NJLC
Lacrosse Honors: Adrenaline Shootout All-Star, Adrenaline Challenge All-Star, T99 All-Star, Baltimore Summer Kickoff All-Star, 2XAll-State, HS Team MVP
What will you major in/study? Health Sciences
Why did you choose the Mount? “I loved the school, coaches, facilities, and my fellow commits. I appreciate the opportunity to play in a system where I can contribute. I am excited to have an opportunity to play with and against the best.”
Outlook for 2017 HS season? “We should have a chance to contend, we have a lot of returning starters, and some rising sophomores that will contribute at a high level.”
Thank You: “I’d like to thank my parents for dragging me all over the country to pursue my dream of playing D1 lacrosse.
“I’d like to thank Coach Jason Gildea, Karl Lynch, Jesse Foss, and the entire Chaos/West Coast Starz/Adrenaline system. I’d also like to thank Coach Tim Matheson, Dave Heaton, Brian Wolchok, and all of my dozens of coaches that have helped me in so many ways it’s hard to even count.
“I’d also like to thank Tom Peace for being such a huge advocate for the emerging lacrosse areas.”
Other schools considered: Lindenwood, Denison
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