After Trumbull High’s Chris Lancia signed his National Letter of Intent to play soccer at St. John’s University, the Eagle’s stalwart produced a laundry list of persons he would like to thank for his journey.
“My parents, Maurizio and Donna, were the first one to sign me up for something, to drive me somewhere, sometimes to places I didn’t know about,” said Lancia, who helped Trumbull earn a share of the FCIAC title and advance to the Class LL quarterfinal round with a 16-0-5 record. “I had a lot of energy I think. My mom signed me up for AYSO, I was so excited to play. When I started counting the hours, when I think I was thirteen, I started taking it seriously.