By Chris Goldberg
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 9/21/11
Ridgewood (N.J.) rising senior defenseman Tripp Telesco has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Lehigh University.
Tripp Telesco log:
High School: Ridgewood (N.J.)
Graduation Year: 2012
College Choice: Lehigh
Club Affiliation: Long Island Sting
Major lacrosse honors: Helped Ridgewood finish 15-6 and reach the semifinals of the New Jersey Group III championships; earned Honorable Mention All-State and Second Team All-Bergen County honors.
Academic honors: Honor Roll
Why did you choose school? “The coaches (Comsewogue grad and head coach Kevin Cassese, Stony Brook alum and top assistant Brendan Callahan) were a big factor. They played a great influence. I love the campus and the lacrosse program is on the rise.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for next year? “We have very high expectations for next year,” he said. “We have most of our starters back. We have a solid senior class.”