By Chris Goldberg
BaltimoreLacrosseNews.com, Posted 11/25/11
Cold Spring Harbor senior midfielder/attackman Daniel Simonetti has committed to play Division I lacrosse at the United States Naval Academy.
Daniel Simonetti log:
High School: Cold Spring Harbor
Graduation Year: 2012
College Choice: Navy
Club Affiliation: LI Express/ Gotskillz
Major lacrosse honors: 2x Jake Reid Nike Bluechip, LI Under Armour team, ESPN Rise “Warrior 40” NY regional MVP. “Warrior 40” athlete. Inside Lacrosse top 50 2012 recruits #45. Member of the world renowned Gotskillz club team.
Academic honors, service projects: Honor roll student, Special Olympics volunteer
What will you major in/study? Quantitative Economics
Why did you choose Navy? “Most importantly I have always felt a strong calling for military service. The Naval Academy is quite arguably the best and most prestigious academic institution in the world. That along with a rich winning lacrosse tradition made my decision easy.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for next year? “Win a state title. Bring the ruckus.”
Additional comments: “I would like to thank my cousin and current PSU lacrosse star Travis Crane as well as Uncle and Coach Russell Tutt for all his guidance and inspiration throughout the years.”