Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh, N.C.) senior attackman Ben Huger has verbally committed to play college lacrosse at Virginia Military Institute (VMI).
Huger, a 2012 graduate, joins two attackman who recently committed to VMI: Peter Bradley from Marriotts Ridge and Robert Kitchen Jr. from Greece Arcadia.
VMI is a Division I program located in Lexington, Va. and is a member of the Metro Atlantic Conference.
ESPN High School: What other school’s did you consider?
Ben Huger: “The only other school i considered was Salisbury.”
EHS: What made VMI such an attractive choice?
BH: “VMI was an attractive choice because the coaches were very personable and i like what Coach Anken is doing with the team and I also like what the VMI academics have to offer.”
EHS: What surprised you about the recruiting process?
BH: “Nothing really surprised me about the recruiting process because at camps the coaches told you exactly what to expect going into it.”
EHS: What was the most important question you asked college coaches during the process?
BH: “The most important question I asked the coaches was, "how do you like to coach and what is your philosophy?"
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