By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 7/19/16
Conestoga 2019 midfielder Nia Scott has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Louisville.
Nia Scott profile:
High School: Conestoga
Graduation Year: 2019
College Choice: University of Louisville
Club Affiliations: Phantastix, Mesa Fresh
Major lacrosse honorss: Philly Showcase Fab 40 – honorable mention of the game, Selected to “Prodigies by Under Armour – 2019″, Selected to Under Armour All American Uncomitted Game”
What will you major in/study? Unknown
Why did you choose this school? “When my dad and I went on a visit I felt at home. The campus and facilities offer everything a D1 lax player wants. The academics are challenging and the support they offer is great! I felt a camaraderie from the coaches and players that made me feel at home.”
2016 HS season highlights/outlook for 2017? “It was exciting that Conestoga won it first State Championship. I am looking forward to competing next year for the same title!”
People to thank: “I’d like to thank my parents, my Mesa Fresh coaches, Tom King, Peter Rohr, and Scott Snyder; my Phantastix coaches, Sue Frazier, Joanne Yusko; the 2019 Phantastix; my Phantastix teammates and a special thanks to Jessica Lake and Annie Brophy! None of this would have happened without them…”
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