By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 12/31/13
Ridley junior midfielder Nolan Fox has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Drexel University.
Nolan Fox log:
High school: Ridley High School PA
Year of graduation: 2015
College choice: Drexel University
Club affiliation: HEADstrong Lacrosse @HeadstrongLC
Lacrosse honors: Legacy Invitational All-Star game, NSCLA All-Star game, Philly Lacrosse Showcase, freshman varsity
Academic honors: Distinguished Honor Roll, Raider Ambassador, National Honor Society candidate
Intended major: Engineering
Why did you choose Drexel? “I chose Drexel University for many reasons. irst off, the coaching staff was great and made me feel comfortable with the program. Also, I knew I would enjoy going to college in the city. And finally, the Co-op program that Drexel offers is one of the best in the area, so Drexel seems to fit all my desires for a college.”
HS team’s outlook for 2014: “Our team’s outlook for this season is good. We have many returning starters and a lot of new talent as well. If we continue to work hard we’ll once again be a contender for the top of the Central League.”
Other comments: “I’d like to thanks all of the coaches that have helped me throughout the years: My high school coaches Kevin and Doug Ellers, who adjusted me to high school lacrosse and prepared me for the next level of play; my youth coaches, Matt Flynn, Brian Bair, Coach McKinney and Coach Middleton, who showed me the game and sparked my interest in lacrosse; my club coach, Michael Collelouri, and Brian Neary who was essential in connecting me to colleges and helping me in the recruiting process.”
Other schools considered: Lehigh University
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