By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 7/27/17
Bellarmine College Prep (CA) 2018 midfielder John Armistead has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Richmond.
John Armistead profile:
High school: Bellarmine College Prep, Calif.
Grad year: 2018
College committed to: University of Richmond
Club team: Alcatraz Outlaws
Lacrosse honors: 2x Attendee Maverik Showtime, Warrior NPI All-Star, Impact 10 All-Star, Jake Reed Attendee, King of the Hill All-Star, Denver Shootout All-Star, Oceanside Hustle All-Star, 2x WCAL All-League, listed in 2016 Warrior NPI “Players who Shined”
Academic honors: Presidential Ambassador
Expected major: Business
Why did you choose Richmond? “I visited Richmond freshman year and fell in love with it – the program, the community, and the school. I knew that was the only place I wanted to play, and was lucky enough to be given this opportunity.”
HS team’s highlights for 2017: Placed 2nd in WCAL
Thank You: “Thanks to Alcatraz Outlaw coaches Braden Edwards and Blake Atkins; also to Bellarmine AD Joe Romano.”
Other schools considered: Brown and Amherst
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