By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/11/14
Haverford High School 2016 midfield-attack Jess Mellon has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at La Salle University.
Jess Mellon log:
High School: Haverford High School
Graduation Year: 2016
College Choice: La Salle University
Club Affiliation: Phantastix Purple
Lacrosse Honors: Honorable Mention All-Central League 2014, Honorable Mention All-Main Line 2014
What will you major in/study? Special Education
Why did you choose LaSalle? “I chose LaSalle because it is known to have both good academics and a good lacrosse team. I felt very comfortable with the team and coaching staff when I went on my visit. I have always wanted to go to a small school close to home, it’s a perfect fit for me.”
Other comments: “First I would like to thank Mrs. McGoldrick and the Haverford coaching staff. Secondly, I would like to thank Mrs. Geiger for coaching me since 3rd grade.
“Last but not least I would like to thank The Phantastix coaches, because I would not be where I am with out you.”
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