By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/30/12
Ridley rising senior defenseman Nick Eufrasio has committed to play Division I lacrosse at Marquette University.
Nick Eufrasio log:
High School: Ridley High School
Graduation Year: 2013
College Choice: Marquette University
Club Affiliation: HEADstrong
Major lacrosse honors: Under Armour All- America Team Philly, Philly Showcase Fab 40 2010-11, First Team All-Central, Second Team All-Delco
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose Marquette? “Marquette has a great academic program along with an outstanding athletic program. After my last college visit I knew Marquette was the right fit for me. When meeting with Coach Joe Amplo and his staff they made me feel welcome and it seemed like I was at home. I am very excited to spend four years at a school like Marquette and start a legacy.”
Outlook for 2013 HS season? “Take the season game by game and win a State Championship.”
Other schools considered: Mount St. Mary’s, Rutgers, Villanova, St. Joes
Additional Comments: “First, I would like to thank my Parents and my family for helping me be a better lacrosse player and pushing me to my potential.
“I would also like to thank all of my coaches Kevin Ellers, Doug Ellers, Chris Crooks, Scott Berkheimer, Jeff Murray, Steve Hill, Jeff Hewlings, Steve Naumowich, Stephen Brundage, Matt Flynn, Sean Kelly, Andrew Hunt, and Dave Simcox.
“Finally, my HEADstrong coaches Mike Colleluori, Brett Moyer, Brian Neary, Steve Lane, Eddie DiDonato, and the Colleluori family. I would also like to thank Chris Bryan.”
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Nick Eufrasio. 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.