By K.I. Goldberg
LILacrossenews.com, Posted 11/3/12
Farmingdale senior defenseman Danny Patterson has made a verbal commitment to play Division II lacrosse at NYIT.
Danny Patterson log:
High School: Farmingdale
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: NYIT
Club Affiliation: Long Island Pride
Major lacrosse honors: Hot Beds, Island Uprising, Fall Finale Classic, Rutgers Fall Tournament
What will you major in/study? Physical Therapy/Health and Science
Why did you choose NYIT? “I am attending NYIT because the academic curriculum is a great fit and exactly what I am looking for. I am afforded the opportunity to go to school and stay home at the same time. After attending the NYIT camp in the summer I knew that the lacrosse program was for me. I cannot wait for the opportunity to play for Coach (Bill) Dunn and his staff.”
Outlook for your high school team next season? “Since this will be my final year of High School lacrosse I hope for us to have a strong season and close out my Senior year on winning note.”
Additional Comments: “I wish to Thank the following people who were instrumental in making this all happen for me, Coaches Joe Baccerela, Tim Tuttle, and John McNamarra.
“Finally and foremost my mom Cynthia and my dad Michael. You all gave me a wealth of knowledge and kept me positive along the way.”