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Boys’ recruit: Saints Peter and Paul 2015 attack-midfielder Sovero commits to Towson

Sunday, 15th December 2013

Categories Boy's/Men's, High school, Recruiting  

By K.I. Goldberg, Posted 12/15/13

Saints Peter and Paul High School (MD) junior attack-midfielder Matt Sovero has made a commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Towson University.

Matt Sovero log:

Matt Sovero

Matt Sovero

High School: Saints Peter and Paul High School, Easton, MD

Graduation Year: 2015

Position: Attack/Midfield

College Choice: Towson University

Club Affiliation: Chesapeake Rock 2015 Elite

Major Lacrosse Honors: Varsity starter as a freshman, combined for 78 goals and 38 assists freshman and sophomore year. Named All-Conference as a Sophomore. Represented Team Maryland on Brine National Team and was named an All-Star. Named All-Star at Baltimore Summer Kickoff. Selected on National All-Star Team for Madlax Rock.

Academic Honors: Men’s Sana Academic Athlete, Honor Roll

What will you Major in? Business

Why did you choose Towson? “Towson is a great school and the perfect location for me and my family. My mother played for Towson and I wanted to continue the tradition. My visit was great and I really enjoyed the team and the Coaching Staff. Coach (Shawn) Nadalen and Coach (Anthony) Gilardi are great guys with a great passion for the game. I feel Towson is a school ready to compete for a National title and I am excited about the opportunity.”

What is your HS team’s outlook for next season? “We are hoping to return to the MIAA B title game for the 3rd straight year and hoping for a 3 peat. We have a very strong team this year with some great players returning.”

Other schools considered: Cornell, Notre dame, Mercer, Richmond and High Point

Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents and family for their support and sacrifice. I would also like to thank all my Coaches who helped me along the way. My youth coach, Keith Thomas for his support and his continuous effort on fundamentals and lacrosse IQ. My High School coaches Bud Lewis, Todd Wolters and Dickie Grieves for their commitment to making us better every day. My rock Coaches Brandon Childs and Kevin Mayer for believing in me and helping me with the recruiting process. Finally, Coach Nadalen and Coach Gilardi at Towson for giving me an opportunity to become a Towson Tiger.”



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