By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 12/23/12
Greece Arcadia (N.Y.) senior face-off specialist-midfielder Nick Capone has signed a National Letter of Intent to play Division II lacrosse at Chestnut Hill College.
Nick Capone ledger:
High School: Greece Arcadia – Rochester N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2013
Position: Midfield, Face-off
College Choice: Chestnut Hill
Club Affiliations: FCA of Western NY, Blaze of Rochester
What will you major in/study? Criminal Justice
Why did you choose Chestnut Hill? “I enjoyed the historic feel of the campus and was impressed with the outstanding lacrosse and academic programs at Chestnut Hill. The strong sense of family I felt from the lacrosse team stood out the most, I just loved how the team truly was a family. Other schools say they’re like that but at Chestnut Hill the coaches and the players really are a close-knit family and I just fell in love with that.”
Outlook for your high school team? “My high school team has the most depth of talent this year than it ever has. We have the opportunity to have a great lacrosse season and the best record the school has seen since the lacrosse program started seven years ago.”
Thank Yous: “I want to thank all of my past and present coaches, I appreciate the guidance, experience and knowledge you have given me. A special thank you to my face off coach, Dan James, thank you for the time you dedicated to making me the face off specialist I am today.”