By Craig Forsythe
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 11/1/11
Shoreham-Wading River senior defender Alyssa Fleming has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Stony Brook University.
Alyssa Fleming log:
High School: Shoreham-Wading River
Graduation Year: 2012
College Choice: Stony Brook
Club Affiliation: Long Island Yellow Jackets
Major lacrosse honors: All tournament team, all-division, all-county honorable mention, all-galaxy team, 2-time state champion.
Academic honors: Honor roll, Academic achievement
What will you major in/study? Physical Therapy
Why did you choose Stony Brook? “Stony Brook is a great academic school. I loved the campus and the coaches. It isn’t too far from home, but I’ll be living on campus. I will still be able to have a great college experience.”
What is Shoreham-Wading River’s outlook for next year? “Last year we had a young team, and we really pulled it together during playoffs. This year I believe we will be very strong from the start and hopefully we can make it back to states so I personally can win my third state championship in four years.”