by Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, posted 12/28/12
Moorestown senior attackman Drew Hillman has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Bowdoin College.
Drew Hillman log:
High school: Moorestown High School
Graduation year: 2013
College choice: Bowdoin College
Club affiliations: Tri-State All-Stars and Quake Select
Major lacrosse honors: 2011 NJ Group III State Champions; Member, Tri-State Black; Southern States Elite Camp All-Star
Academic Accomplishments/Community Service: National Merit Commended Scholar; AP Scholar with Honor after Junior Year; National Latin Examination – Honorable Merit – Magna Cum Laude; Four Scholar-Athlete Awards (Three Lacrosse, One Football); Student-Athlete Advisory Council; Model Congress Team; Nominated for 2012 Big of the Year (Big Brothers/Big Sisters).
What will you major in/study: Economics, Government/Legal Studies
Why did you choose school: “I chose Bowdoin College because of its excellent academics and its membership in the very competitive NESCAC.”
Outlook for your high school team: “We have many returning starters including our goalie, our entire defense, face-off specialist, and our three top scorers from last year. We have high aspirations for this coming year.”
Other comments: “I would like to thank my family for their support and encouragement. Also, I’d like to thank my high school coaches, Baron Wallenhurst and Jared Nutter, for the opportunities they have given me. I especially want to thank M.V. Whitlow and the other Tri-State coaches (Don Green and Brian Crocco) for their advice and guidance during the recruiting process.
“I am also excited about the opportunity to play for Coach (Jason) Archbell and Coach (Max) Silberlicht.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Drew Hillman. Maple Zone, located on Conchester Pike in Boothwyn, offers numerous programs, leagues and instructional activities for boys’ and girls’ lacrosse players and also offers boys’ U13 and U15 travel teams. Click here for registration for the Muck Dawgs travel teams.