By Chris Goldberg
Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/18/17
Merion Mercy Academy 2018 defense Marcella Nostrant has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Marcella Nostrant profile:
High School: Merion Mercy Academy
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
Club Team: Ultimate Goal
What will you major in/study? Undecided
Why did you choose VCU? “I really liked the urban setting of the campus. When I went down to visit and attend the camp I enjoyed my experience with the VCU players and coaches.”
HS team’s Outlook for 2017 season? “We are returning with a lot of experienced players. We had a good run in districts last year and we are hoping to make it further this year.”
Thank You: “I would like to thank Michele Dejuliis of Ultimate Goal and Coach Jen Duckenfield for working with me, and continuing to make me the best player I can be. Thank you to my Ultimate teammates for always being there to encourage and motivate me. I would like to thank Coach John Geary for putting so much time and effort into the Merion program and for making all of us better players. Lastly, thank you to my mom and dad, and my sister and brother for always supporting me and introducing me to the sport.”
Other schools considered: Furman, Coastal Carolina, East Carolina
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