Categories: clam_chatter
      Date: Nov  3, 2012
     Title: Recent wave of Clam commitments unprecedented

Six commitments in seven days is most we can recall in such a short span of time



As those of you who have been following along on our facebook page know (facebook is where we track commitments as they occur), this week has been a wild and exciting one for Clams announcing their college program of choice in the last week. Instead of giving sprawling written coverage of each - which would make this news report a veritable essay - I am going to cover the key bullet points in the table below. The commitments are listed in chronological order, from right to left.

Jackson Patrican
2013 "AA"
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defense
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Pingree
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Announced commitment to St. Mary's
College of MD on 10/26

Michael Karpel
2013 "A"
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defense
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Winnacunnet HS
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Announced commitment to Roanoke College on 10/30

Kyle Parsons
2014 "AA"
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attack
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Belmont Hill
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Announced commitment to Bucknell University on 11/1

Dan Mini
2013 "AA"
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attack
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St Johns Prep
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Announced commitment to Hamilton College on 11/1

Marcus Richardson
2013 "A"
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midfield
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Newton North HS
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Announced commitment to Western New England College on 11/2

Giles Ober
2013 "AA"
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goalie
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Algonquin HS
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Announced commitment to Babson College on 11/2

 

Other Schools Considered*:
*
including but not limited to...

Washington College, Babson, Gettysburg, Denison, St. Joseph's

Other Schools Considered:
including but not limited to...

Vassar, Ithaca, St. Lawrence, Salve Regina, Roger Williams

Other Schools Considered:
including but not limited to...

Hobart, Boston University, Colgate, Lehigh, West Point

Other Schools Considered:
including but not limited to...

Amherst, Middlebury, Denison, Colgate

Other Schools Considered:
including but not limited to...

Merrimack, Assumption, UMASS Dartmouth, Lasell

Other Schools Considered:
including but not limited to...

University of Vermont, Siena, University of Tampa, Boston University, Wagner

Other Clams currently playing at St. Mary's...

1. Miles Loring-Thomas, junior LSM, BB&N

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Clams currently playing at Roanoke...

1. Jeff Dube, junior LSM, St. Johns Prep
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2. Colin Rossano, sophomore attackman, Pingree

 

 

 

 

Other Clams currently playing at Bucknell...

1. Mickey Zaverucha, junior midfielder, Duxbury HS

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Clams currently playing at Hamilton...

1. Sam Sweet, freshman attackman, Duxbury HS
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2. Joe Ricciuti, Norwell HS, freshman midfielder
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3. Nate Menninger, freshman defenseman, Newton North HS
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OF NOTE: Max Vaickus, a senior goalie from Hingham HS, graduated this past spring; he was a 4 year starter, and was, according to a couple sources, one the finest goalies to play lacrosse at Hamilton

Other Clams currently playing at Western New England...

None currently
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OF NOTE: The last Clam to play at Western New England was Curtis Serafini, an attackman out of Acton/Boxboro HS...he transferred to Keene State where he will play this spring

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Clams currently playing at Babson...

1. Mike Griffin, senior midfielder, Duxbury HS
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2. Alex Bunick, sophomore midfielder, Rivers
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3. Spencer Low, freshman attackman, Rivers
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OF NOTE: Babson Head Coach Brendan Gorman has coached for the Clams program for the last few years, and will do so again this fall in a limited capacity