By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/26/14
New Paltz Central High School (NY) senior LSM-Close defenseman Deron M. Dixon has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Delaware Valley College.
Deron M. Dixon ledger:
High School: New Paltz Central High School, New York
Graduation Year: 2014
Position: LSM and Close D
College Choice: Delaware Valley College
Club Affiliation: Poughkeepsie Foxes Lacrosse Club
Major lacrosse honors: Binghamton Summer Exposure class of 2014 All-Star, High Point University Showcase, and 4 year varsity starter and captain for 2 years
What will you major in/study? Business Administration Management
Why did you choose Del Val? “It felt like home, and it’s not to far from home. Everyone is just so friendly. I like the small community feel of the school. Coach (Gary) Mercadante has a plan for the team in the upcoming years. Also I felt that he connected well with my parents and me”
Outlook for your High School team? “As a fairly new school and a young team I expect this year is going to be a rebuilding year, but with the young talent and potential we have gives me great hope that this season will be the best yet.”
Additional Comments: “I want to thank my friends and family for believing in me, my HS coach for encouraging me to play lacrosse when I was a freshman and Coach Mercadante for giving me this chance to play at the next level.”
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Tags: Delaware Valley College