By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 8/4/13
Severna Park (MD) rising senior defenseman Luke King has committed to play Division I lacrosse at the United States Naval Academy.
Luke King ledger:
High School: Severna Park High School, MD
Year of graduation: 2014
College Choice: Navy
Club Affiliations: Predator, SOCO
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams: Under Armour Team Baltimore, Freestate Top 22 (2011 and 2013), Nike Fall Blue Chip 2011, Varsity since Freshman year.
Academic honors, service projects: Honor Roll student
What will you major in/study? Bachelor of Science, Business
Why did you choose the school? “The Naval Academy gives me the chance to serve my country, get a great education, and play high level lacrosse – three things that only a few colleges can offer. The hard work that goes into being a Midshipman is something I admire and I am honored to have the opportunity to reflect that. I am excited about the direction in which Navy lacrosse is headed and extremely blessed to have the opportunity to be a part of something special.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “We had a very up and down season in 2013. It was the most talented team I have been a part of and we all feel that it should have ended better. We are very excited about next year and can’t wait to prove ourselves to the rest of the state.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my high school and club coaches for their role in my development as well as helping with the recruiting process. I would also like to thank my parents for their love and support and giving me every opportunity to chase my dreams.”
Other schools considered? Towson, Air Force, Monmouth, Jacksonville, OSU.
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