By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 10/20/13
Woodberry Forest School (VA) junior attackman/midfielder Patrick Shea has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Richmond.
Patrick Shea ledger:
High School: Woodberry Forest School, VA (North of Charlottesville); a native of Oakville Ontario Canada.
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: University of Richmond
Club Affiliation: Edge Lacrosse
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: Drafted 5th overall in the 2013 Ontario Lacrosse Association Junior A draft. Attended NSCLA, Blackcard Showcase, Maverick Showetime and All Canada Games (All Star) this summer. Tournament All-Star at attack for the U-16 Canadian Field Championship in 2012.
What will you major in/study? “I intend to major in Business.”
Why did you choose the school? “Richmond has a good academic reputation and I felt at home there when I went for my unofficial visit and believe they are building a very solid program there.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “We had a good team this past year and made it out of the first round of the playoffs. We have a lot of guys returning this year so our goal is to make it further this year than last year.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents for everything they have done to get me where I am today and to my siblings for always being there for me and pushing me to do my best. I would also like to thank all my friends and teammates I have had throughout my lacrosse career and all the coaches I have had in my life for helping make me the player and person I am today.”
Other schools considered? Furman University, Boston University, The Ohio State University
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