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.@WaveOneSports girls’ recruit: McDonogh 2016 defender Wilhelm commits to Liberty

Wednesday, 16th July 2014

Categories Girl's/Women's, High school, Recruiting  

By Chris Goldberg, Posted 7/16/14

McDonogh School rising junior defender Emily Wilhelm has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Liberty University.

Emily Wilhelm log:

High School: McDonogh School

Emily Wilhelm

Emily Wilhelm

Graduation Year: 2016

Position: Defense

College Choice: Liberty University

Club Affiliation: NEMS

Major lacrosse honors:
Under Armour 2016 Uncommitted selection, 2014. Syracuse Prospect camp, 2013. Penn State 5v5 Champions, 2013. Summer Showcase Champions 2014, 2013, 2012, IAAM A Conference Champions, 2014.

What will you major in/study? Undecided

Why did you choose school? “I chose Liberty because of its beautiful campus and surrounding area, amazing coaching staff, and encouraging environment. I really connected with the coaches and the girls that are currently on the team. I believe its the best place for me to grow as a lacrosse player and as a person.”

Outlook for your High School team? “We had an awesome year, and we will look to repeat as IAAM A Conference Champions.”

Other comments
“I want to thank God for how much he’s led me and blessed me throughout this past year. I’m so grateful!

“I would like to thank my parents for driving me everywhere and supporting me so much throughout this whole process. I’d also like to thank my sister, Abbie, and my teammates both at NEMS and at McDonogh. Additionally, I’m so thankful for all of my coaches!! Lastly, I want to thank Coaches Nangle, McGinley, and Harkey for giving me this opportunity!”

Other schools considered:
Syracuse, Johns Hopkins, Jacksonville

Wave One Sports, the official sponsor for girls’ recruits, congratulates Emily Wilhelm. Wave One Sports is the leader in custom Lacrosse and Field Hockey uniforms. Please contact Wave One for all your team apparel and equipment needs: Mention and receive a free coach’s gift with your team uniform purchase.



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