By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 7/9/14
Coronado (NV) 2017 goalie Zion DeChesere has made a verbal commitment to play Division i lacrosse at the University of Michigan.
Zion DeChesere ledger:
High School: Coronado High School (NV)
Graduation Year: 2017
College Choice: University of Michigan (ConnectLAX college profile)
Club Affiliation: West Coast Starz (national), Zip It Starz, Mustang Starz
Major lacrosse honors, All-Star teams, Camps, Showcases: 8th grade varsity starter, 2x Denver Shootout MVP, Nike Blue Chip Rising Freshman and Sophomore, Adrenaline Black Card Showcase.
What will you major in/study? Kinesiology or Sports Med.
Why did you choose the school? “The reason I chose the University of Michigan is because when I first visited the school I fell in love. The academics are second to none, and the athletics are amazing as well.”
What are your thoughts on this past HS lacrosse season/team’s outlook for next season? “We had a very good season, but we lose a lot of our seniors that contributed heavily. Still, we bring back a lot of talent. I look forward to the next season.”
Thank You: “First, I would like to thank my mother for supporting me throughout the whole lacrosse recruiting process; my family for being there at my games, and my friends for taking to time to shoot on me to make me a better lacrosse player.
“I would like to thank my club coaches, Jono Zissi, Scott Hochstadt, Jesse Fahr, and Johnny Rodriguez. Thanks you for all the time you have put into your highly respected programs that I had the honor to be a part of.
“Lastly, I would like to thank my varsity lacrosse coach, Chris Eissler and the rest of the Coronado coaching staff. I’ve played with Coach Eissler’s lacrosse club, Zip it Starz, since 7th grade and his work has been instrumental in the stages of my lacrosse career. I don’t know where I would be without the work of him and his dedication to the lacrosse program.
Other schools considered? Maryland, Rutgers, Georgetown, and High Point
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