By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/2/14
Radnor High School 2015 midfielder Jack Norton has made a commitment to play Division III lacrosse at Amherst College.
Jack Norton log:
High School: Radnor High School
Graduation Year: 2015
College Choice: Amherst College
Club Affiliation: NXT 2015
Lacrosse Honors: 2014 & 2012 PIAA Semifinalist, 2013 Central League Champion, 2014 1st Team All-Central League, 2014 All-Delco 1st team, 2014 All-Main Line 2nd Team, 2014 & 2013 Legacy Invitational 2015 All-Star, 2014 Baltimore Summer Kickoff 2015 All-Sar
What will you major in/study? Economics
Why did you choose Amherst? “I went up to Amherst and Coach Jon Thompson was just a really great guy. They’ve got a good thing going there at Amherst. It’s a program on the rise and, of course, the academics are phenomenal. I knew it was definitely a place I could see myself going.”
Outlook for your High School team next season? “I don’t want to make any rash predictions, but I’m definitely positive about next year.”
Thank You: “I definitely want to thank Radnor Head Coach, John Begier. He has a lot of connections and he played a big role in the recruiting process and my development as a player. I also want to thank NXT 2015 Coach, Andy Hayes, for coaching me at NXT for three years and helping me develop as a player.”
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