By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 5/15/18
Mount Tabor High School (NC) 2018 attackman Max Koontz has committed to play Division III lacrosse at Hampden-Sydney College.
Max Koontz profile:
High School: Mount Tabor High School, NC
Graduation Year: 2018
College Team: Hampden-Sydney College
Club/Travel Teams: Triad Elite, Fleet, LB3 Greensboro, LB3 National, Winston Salem Select and Thoroughbreds, Top Tier, Extreme, and Clash.
Lacrosse Honors: Powerade State Games West Team 2016. Honorable Mention All-Conference junior year. LB3 National Team 2014 & 2015. Brine NC Team 2015 & 2016. Under Armour All-Stars 2016. All-Stars Southern States Elite 2016. All-Stars Liberty Bell Showcase 2017 All-Stars Academic Aces Showcase 2017. All-Stars Pantherlax Showcase 2017. Triad All-Stars 2018.
Academic Honors/Service: “I’m a Crosby Scholar. I also do a lot of community service work through different clubs at school and with my high school soccer team. I’m President of the Latin Club.”
Why did you choose HSC? “It checked all the boxes for me. It is a great academic school, it has a great lacrosse tradition, and it’s closer to home than most of the other schools I considered.”
Thank You: “I’d like to thank my parents for all of their support. Without them, I would not be where I am now. I also want to thank all of my coaches from all of the teams I’ve been honored to play on since I started playing lacrosse at 11. I’ve had a great time playing for all of you, and I appreciate your continued encouragement and support through the years.”
Other colleges considered: Christopher Newport University, Washington College, University of Mary Washington, Centre College, Berry College, Guilford College, Belmont Abby, NGU, Grove City College, and Mount St. Mary’s.
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