Kyle Kragen and Sione Sina to join the Golden Bears in January of 2013.
Golden Bears to practice again in full pads Thursday.
Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.
SAN RAMON VALLEY HS: An honorable mention All-East Bay selection as a 2011 senior, catching 42 passes for 742 yards and a team-high nine touchdowns for a squad that finished 10-4 overall and advanced to the North Coast Section championship game before falling to eventual California Open Division Bowl champ De La Salle ... other honors as a senior included a pair of Contra Costa Times' Player of the Week selections, including a pick for his seven-catch, 175-yard performance in a 42-38 win over California that also earned him Cal-Hi Sports Offensive Player of the Game and Infinity Player of the Week selections ... a member of the National Underclassmen Ultimate West top 100 list in both 2010 and 2011 ... high school teammate and familiar receiving target of current Cal freshman quarterback Zach Kline ... also a two-time lacrosse All-American who was offered a scholarship to play at Syracuse ... one of ESPN's top 100 lacrosse players in the country as well as a top 25 midfielder as a 2012 senior.
PERSONAL: Full name is Patrick Witherspoon Worstell ... born February 15, 1994 ... parents are Peter Worstell and Helen Groh Worstell ... sister is Jennifer Worstell ... has worked at several lacrosse and football camps ... father was a four-time All-American lacrosse player at Maryland and has been the varsity lacrosse coach at San Ramon Valley High School since the program's inception in 2001 ... uncles Tim and Tom (Maryland), and Paul (North Carolina) Worstell all played collegiate lacrosse, as did grandfather Gaylord Worstell (Syracuse) ... involved in the Wounded Warrior Project, selling bracelets to support wounded soldiers and their families ... intended major is business administration.
LAST UPDATED: July 26, 2012