By Chris Goldberg
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 12/10/11
Mt. Sinai senior attackman Chad Marino has committed to play Division II lacrosse at Saint Leo University.
Chad Marino log:
High School: Mt. Sinai High School
Graduation year: 2012
College Choice: Saint Leo University
Major Lacrosse honors: 2009 County Champion, starter since freshman year, High point scorer on High school team as Sophomore and Junior, 2010 Suffolk County All-Division, reached Final Four of Champ Camp with travel team(Team Long Island). Attended Jake Reed Blue Chip fall 2010 and summer 2011 camp, Peak 200, Champ Camp.
Academic Honors: Honor roll student, member of Athletes Helping Athletes
What will you major in? “Not sure yet but I’m leaning toward a degree in sport business.”
Why did you choose Saint Leo? “First and foremost I choose Saint Leo because of the coaching staff. Both coach(Brad)Jorgensen and coach(Matt)Musci seemed like great guys and great coaches from the time I got to spend with them. Also I was impressed with the talent and especially the mix of young and veteran talent that Saint Leo has, and I feel If I work hard leading up to next year I have a chance to make an immediate impact. Lastly its going to be nice playing and living in warm weather all year round.”
What is your High school teams outlook next year? “We return about half of our starters and should have a solid team. We will need some younger players to step up and play strong rolls. If we play to our potential we will be able to compete with every team in our class.”
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