By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/11/12
Brewster Academy (N.H.) junior defenseman Nathan McKenzie has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Lehigh University.
Nathan McKenzie log:
High School: Brewster Academy (New Hampshire)
Graduation Year: 2014
Position: Close Defense
College Choice: Lehigh University
Club Affiliation: Edge lacrosse, and NESLL
Major lacrosse honors:
Gold Medalist, Canadian National Field Lacrosse Championships, Saskatchewan, September 2010;
2011 Philly Showcase;
Selected for the 2014 All-Star team;
Attended Maverik Showtime this summer, as well as Brine Shootout, and King of the Hill, All-Canada games
Academic Honors: Summa Cum Laude award for fall and winter trimesters. National Honors Society applicant.
What will you major in/study? Business and Science
Why did you choose Lehigh? “I chose Lehigh because if its strong academics, great school spirit, excellent coaching staff and lacrosse program and its rural setting.”
What is your HS team’s outlook for next season? “My HS team’s outlook for next season is to come together as a team and play the best to our ability in each and every game.”
Additional Comments: “I’d like to thank all my coaches over the years and my friends and family for supporting me through the process.”
Other schools considered: Princeton, UVA, Denver, Michigan, Notre Dame, UNC
Maple Zone Sports and Fitness Complex, the official sponsor for Phillylacrosse.com Boys’ Recruits, congratulates Nathan McKenzie. 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.