Cardinal Gibbons (N.C.) junior to Providence

Colin McKendry, a faceoff midfielder from Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh, N.C.), has verbally committed to play men's lacrosse for Providence College.

McKendry was an All-Conference selection as a sophomore. The 2013 graduate led his team in ground balls for the past two seasons and had a 75 percent face-off percentage in 2011.

A member of Tar Heel Lacrosse Club, he attended Top 205, Baltimore Summer Kickoff, Long Island Lacrosse Classic, UPLax, and The Navy Shootout.

McKendry also strongly considered High Point University.

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