By Chris Goldberg
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 12/11/12
Huntington sophomore midfielder Alyssa Amorison has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at The Ohio State University.
Alyssa Amorison ledger:
High School: Huntington High School
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: The Ohio State University
Club Affiliation: Team Elevate 2014
Major lacrosse honors: Brine All American Lacrosse Classic, Long Island high school girl team;Only 2015 on the 2014 Team Elevate; Starting on varsity since 8th grade.
Academic honors: Honor Roll, Natural helpers, HIHI program, Christmas Magic
What will you major in/study? Occupational Therapy
Why did you choose the school? “The Ohio State offers exactly what I want to major in. There is always something going on at the University to keep busy, it has such a great atmosphere. I knew right when I stepped onto campus I wanted to go there. When I stepped onto the field the girls play on, I looked over at my dad and said to him “This is where I see myself.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for next season? “My high school team is looking extremely powerful, we have a lot of new faces trying out with great skills. I believe our new varsity head coach Kathy Wright, will lead our team to playoffs and hopefully the championship!”
Other comments: “A HUGE Thank you to Dave Kotowski for teaching me everything I know; Thanks to Peter beach and Joe Soccodato for teaching me the game of lacrosse; Thank you Nancy Wilson for believing in me; thanks to my family with there amazing support!; Thanks to my teammates who made me a better player.”