By Chris Goldberg
LILacrosseNews.com, Posted 7/30/14
Lynbrook 2016 defenseman Zach Barrett has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Binghamton University.
Zach Barrett log:
High School: Lynbrook High School
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: Binghamton University (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliation: Team 91
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: Blue Chip 225 Elite All Star team, Philly Invitational All- Star team, Team Nassau in the Long Island Showcase (2x), Adrenaline Black Card Showcase, Honorable Mention All-County
Academic honors, service projects: National Honor Society, Academic All Conference, NYS Student- Athlete Award
What will you major in/study? School of Management
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Binghamton because of the school’s reputation academically as well as athletically. Coach (Scott) Nelson and Coach (Matt) Francis are great people and I can see myself succeeding under their guidance.”
Thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “This past season we had great success. Despite falling a game short of the State Championship we took home a County and Long Island Championship. The team was full of great guys and was a lot of fun. Next season were looking to be as good if not better than we were last season.”
Other comments: “I’d like to thank my parents for taking me to tournaments and showcases all over. Also, I would like to thank my high school and travel coaches for helping me through the recruiting process.”
Other schools considered? Ohio State, Yale, Lehigh, Boston University, Fairfield
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