By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 9/28/17
Weddington High School (NC) 2018 goalie Bryce Cheek has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at University of Utah.
Bryce Cheek profile:
High School: Weddington High School, North Carolina
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: University of Utah
Club Teams: Triad Elite & Long Island Sting
Lacrosse Honors: NCHSAA All-State, NCHSAA West All-Region, All-Conference, Varsity Lacrosse as a Freshman, Powerade State Games West Team, Liberty Bell Challenge All-Star, Triad Pumpkin Classic All-Star, Inside Lacrosse Invitational All-Tournament team, 2X Brine All-American, Baltimore Summer Kickoff All-Star, Inside Lacrosse NC Prospect Day All-Tournament team, Legit 120 invitee.
Academic Honors: Class merit for math as a freshman, Math Honors Society, History Honors Society, National Beta Society, Senior representative for Mentors Club, received teacher choice award as a freshman.
Expected Major: Electrical Engineering
Why did you choose Utah? “I chose the University of Utah for many reasons. I am interested in pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering. The university has a highly ranked engineering program that will allow me to achieve my academic goal. The campus is very beautiful. I fell in love with it on my first visit. Also, the lacrosse coaching staff is amazing and will allow me to grow as an athlete. I will be training with one of the best goalies in the country (Adam Ghitelman) and will be under the leadership of one of the best coaches in college lacrosse (Brian Holman).”
HS team’s outlook for 2018 season? “We did pretty good last year, winning the North Carolina State Championship, and we plan on going back to back this year.”
Thank You: “Thank you to my coaches- Ira Vanterpool, Ken Miller, Mark Goldsmith, and Matt Siegmund. I would also like to thank my family for helping me through the recruiting process.”
Other schools considered: Mercer, Manhattan, Hampton, Roanoke, and Swarthmore
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