PLB Committed Q&A: Jake Freebery
Kennett HS (2022) and Philadelphia Freedom Attackman - Committed to St. Joseph’s University
Thanks to Coach Miller and Coach Goforth, Coaches Driggs, McMahon and Chambers, Coach Marks and Coach Udo, Coaches Trowbridge, Alvord and Zitarelli. Also, thanks to Coach Mackrides. Finally, special thanks to my parents.
PEACE LACROSSE BLOG: Why did you choose the college or University you committed to?
Jake Freebery: The Coaches and the City. Coach Wray, Coach Meehan and Coach Horowitz are great guys and they have the program heading in the right direction. I want to be part of that. And to play in Philly, close to home – St. Joe’s was the perfect fit for me.
AWARDS & ACCOLADES
All-Chesmont League and All-Area (Philly) as a Freshman in 2019
PLB: How has the COVID-19 Pandemic affected you?
JF: I was bummed to have lost out on my sophomore season, but I did get to spend more time working on my game and lifting weights and spending time with my family.
PLB: How would you describe your recruiting process?
JF: Surprisingly smooth and quick. Coach Wray and his staff made it an easy decision to commit to my dream school.
PLB: What type of sticks do you play with?
JF: Maverik shaft and (Optik) head.
PLB: Favorite Quote?
I am convinced that life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it.
PLB: What do you do for fun when not playing lax?
JF: Surf, bodysurf, root for the Sixers.
PLB: Once Coronavirus is over where would you like to visit?
JF: Hawk Hill
JF: Gifted by Cordae
PLB: Favorite Food?
JF: Larry’s “the Kobe” cheesesteak