By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 11/27/14
Cicero-North Syracuse (N.Y.) 2017 midfielder Nick Riccardi has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Hobart College.
Nick Riccardi ledger:
High School: Cicero-North Syracuse, N.Y.
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: Hobart (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliation: Orange Crush
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: Orange Crush Showcase All Star, CNYCL All league Honorable Mention, Maverik Showtime, Nike Blue Chip Fall and Summer, Freshman Varsity starter
Academic honors, service projects: High honor roll, Scholar Athlete, Attorney General’s Triple C award, National Junior Honor Society, President’s Academic Award, Principal’s Award, Physical Education, Spanish and English dept awards, volunteered at Toys for Tots and Meals on Wheels
What will you major in/study? undecided
Why did you choose the school? “I chose Hobart because I liked the small size and it’s great academics. It also has a rich lacrosse history. Hobart has a very close knit team and the coaches and team showed me great hospitality.”
Outlook for 2015 HS season? “I think we have a strong senior class and I think we will be Section 3 contenders.”
Thank You: “Thanks to my parents, grandparents, my brother, teammates, and teachers. I would also like to thank my travel team coaches, Jamie Archer and Greg Burns; my varsity coaches, Bill Aldrich and Tom Feeney; my JV coach Casey Brown, and my trainer, Pete Moore.”
Other schools considered? Cornell and Syracuse
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