By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 8/12/13
Pittsford (N.Y.) rising junior midfielder Brandon Barker has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Ohio State University.
Brandon Barker ledger:
High School: Pittsford Mendon High School, N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: The Ohio State University
Club Affiliation: Sweetlax
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams: 2 time MCPSAC All-County Team, 2 time Section V All-Tournament Team, Maverick Showtime All-Star 2012 and 2013, King of the Hill All-Star, 2 time Under Armor Upstate team.
Academic honors: Honor Roll freshman year
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose the school? “Ohio State felt like the right fit for me because of the campus and the coaching staff. The coaches all seemed to have a vision on where their team will be and said I fit perfectly with their offense.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “Last season was kind of disappointing because we lost in the semis. Next year we plan on getting the sectional title.”
Thank You: “I wish to thank my parents, high school coach; coach Whipple, and Sweetlax coach Kevin Martin.”
Other schools considered? Syracuse, Maryland, Fairfield
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