Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 5/8/14
Pansini & Mezrow and Phillylacrosse.com congratulate this week’s honorees for the Pansini & Mezrow Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. Each winner receives a $50 gift certificate to Starbuck’s. Overall male and female winners at the end of the season will receive a large cash prize. HS coaches can nominate their players by sending information to email@example.com.
Sara Curley, Radnor, Senior Attack, committed to Dartmouth
Service projects: Katie Samson Festival volunteer, Luv 4 Logan, Brian Early Foundation, Lacrosse the Nations, Radnor Youth Lacrosse
Academic honors: Distinguished Honors all 4 years, National Merit Scholar, 3.9 unweighted GPA
Lax honors: 4 year starter, 2014 high scorer, senior captain, PASLA team 1 2013
Audrey Mack, Wissahickon, Senior Defender, Committed to Vanderbilt (for academics)
Service projects: interact, MCATFL, S.A.D.D.
Academic honors: District Scholarship, National Honor Society, 5.03 GPA, PA Modern Language Award
Lax honors: USL All Academic, 2nd Team All League
Brian Tomlinson, Marple Newtown, Senior Defenseman, Committed to Penn State (for academics)
Service projects: Marple Newtown youth lacrosse
Academic honors: National Honors Society; Renaissance; Class President, GPA of 98.14, Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership, Student of the Month, Positive on People
Lax honors: Captain and 4-year varsity
Nathan DeGroat, Wissahickon, Junior Midfielder
Service projects: Wissahickon Boys Youth Lacrosse Coach- 3 years, Be Your Best Camp Counselor – 3 years
Academic Honors: GPA-4.0 Weighted-4.70, ACT composite: 32, Class Rank- Top 10%, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society.
Lax Honors: 3 years in Lacrosse Program-3 year starter,
Athletic Honors: LB3/Philly Elite 2015, Scholar Athlete, 3 year HS soccer.
Ben Minardi, Perkiomen Valley, Sophomore Midfielder
Service projects: Key Club
Academic honors: Highest Honors, 4.05 GPA, Perkiomen Valley Viking Battle Axe Commitment Award presented annually to a player who embraces all seven pillars of the team philosophy: Discipline, Leadership, Dedication, Teamwork, Relentless Play, Academic Excellence, Accountability
Lax honors: 2013 Varsity Letter (Freshman Year), 50 for 69 face offs (73%) and has 25 goals, 5 assists