Julia Klein

Julia Klein

Graduation Year

2019

Position

Defense

High School

Haverford High School

College

Virginia Commonwealth University (DI)

Why did you pick this college?

“I chose VCU because of the incredible opportunities available both academically and within its lacrosse program. I know that I will be challenged both in the classroom and on the lax field. During my visit, I felt an instant connection with the campus, players and wonderful coaches.”

What advice would you give to younger Blast players beginning the recruiting process?

“Be patient and trust that everything will work out. Do not limit yourself and explore any opportunities that arise. It is a long and hard process but in the end it will all be worth it!”

What’s your favorite part of playing for Blast?

“My favorite thing about playing for Philly Blast is how it is an intense but fun atmosphere. We accomplish goals and meet the high expectations of our coaches while enjoying the hard work!”

What other colleges were you considering?

Drexel, George Washington and Lafayette

Achievements, other sports or activities, etc

Honor Roll, Student Senate, Best Buddies, Philly Showcase All-Star Team

Additional Comments

“I would like to thank my club coach, Josie Ferri, for all of her support during the recruiting process and for always pushing me to be my best. I would also like to thank my high school coach, Nancy McGoldrick, for always believing in me and challenging me on the field. Finally, I would like to thank my parents for their endless support, time and encouragement.”

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