As the 2015 Fall College Season Begins around the USA, here at J4K of East PA we are excited for our recent crop of keepers who are beginning their College Soccer Careers.
We are VERY Proud of them all and wish them well!
Jenna Griggs – Attending Drexel University (NCAA I), Majoring Geology.
“Griggs, from Limerick, Pa., is an aggressive, gritty goalkeeper who embraces the physical challenges of the position and will raise the overall level of our corps for the upcoming season. She has been a four-year starter for Spring-Ford High School and led her team to the PAC10 Championship in 2013 and 2014, as well as the PIAA State Finals in 2013 and Quarterfinals in 2014. As a captain her senior year, Griggs was recognized as the team MVP and named to the PAC10 All-Conference Team”
Vinny Tasca – Attending Wilimington University (NCAA II), Majoring in Sports Management.
“Tasca was named a Pac-10 Honorable Mention goalkeeper at Methacton high school as a senior in 2014. He played two seasons on varsity at Methacton, being named a co-captain in his senior year this past fall. He also plays for the West-Mont United ’96 travel team, helping the team to a MSSL Rider Cup Championship”
Evan Bleiler – Attending West Chester University (NCAA II), Majoring in Sports Management.
“Bleiler enters the squad from state powerhouse Parkland area high school where he helped his team to a 17-6 record and a Lehigh Valley Conference championships as well as the District XI AAA championship in 2013. A Good technical goalkeeper who is a very good shot stopper … was captain of team at Parkland HS … recorded 88 saves in senior season … was named both All-Conference and All-Area in senior season … starting goalkeeper for Lehigh Valley United coached by Sean Topping … Led club team to five consecutive EPYSA state championship finals and won four consecutive titles”
Timm Gallagher – Attending Wilkes University (NCAA III), Majoring in Engineering.
“Gallagher a standout at Notre Dame Green Pond High School was named to the Colonial League All-Stars for 2014. An Athletic, Commanding, Solid All-Round Goalkeeper, Gallagher will look to cement the Starting Position at Wilkes right out of Camp”