By K.I. Goldberg
LILacrossenews.com, Posted 12/16/13
Miller Place High School (NY) sophomore midfielder Alyssa Parrella has made a commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Hofstra University.
Alyssa Parrella ledger:
High School: Miller Place (NY)
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: Hofstra University
Club Affiliation: Long Island Top Guns
Major lacrosse honors: 2013 U15 National Champion
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose Hofstra? “Hoftsra University has everything I ever wanted in a school. It is a perfect size and is close to home. They have an amazing coaching staff and they compete for a National title every year. It will also be awesome to be able to be coached another four years after being on Top Guns by Shannon Smith, she is one of my biggest role models and I know she will do whatever it takes to win.
“Hoftsra University will give me the chance to do amazing things athletically and academically. I am so blessed to be able to be a part of such an amazing program!”
What is your team’s outlook for next season? “We look pretty strong this year and hope to use our skills and come together as a team to go far in the season.”
Thank You: “I want to thank my parents for everything they’ve done to get me to where I am. They are my biggest supporters and I don’t know where I’d be without them.”