By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 1/2/15
Babylon Jr.-Sr. High School (NY) 2016 midfielder Shayne Antolini has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Davidson College.
Shayne Antolini ledger:
High School: Babylon Jr.-Sr. High School, New York
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: Davidson College
Club Affiliations: Long Island Yellow Jackets and Long Island Beach Bums
Lacrosse Honors: All-County 2014, Brine National Lacrosse Tournament 2011 and 2012, LI All-American Suffolk team 2014
Academic Honors: National Honor Society, Business Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Science Honor Society, Principal’s list
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose Davidson? “I chose Davidson because it will challenge me academically as well as give me a great opportunity to get better as a lacrosse player. The coaches have a lot of knowledge to offer and are easily approachable. Also, the school is gorgeous and the warm weather doesn’t hurt.”
Outlook for 2015 HS season? “Our team lost a few good seniors but have many great players to fill their spots. After multiple years of reaching the county semis, we should be in the contest for a county championship.”
Thank You: “I’d like to thank my Yellow Jackets coaches Alexis Curcio and Carol Rose for helping me through the recruiting process. I also want to thank my varsity coach and Beach Bums coach Tim Harrison for making me an overall better lacrosse player. Lastly, I want to thank my parents and siblings for supporting me in everything I do and for believing in me.”
Other schools considered: Marquette, High Point, New Hampshire, Villanova
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