By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 9/19/18
Murrieta Mesa High School (CA) 2019 attackman Nick Whittall has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC).
Nick Whittall profile:
High School: Murrieta Mesa, Murrieta, California
Graduation Year: 2019
College Choice: UMBC /University of Maryland Baltimore County
Club Teams: 3d San Diego / Team 12 / SoCal Bulls
Lacrosse Honors: FLG IN 3d Named MVP All-Star Game with 3 goals & 1 assist, Boyds Maryland July 2018
Academic Honors: High Honor Roll
Expected Major: Computer Science
Why did you choose UMBC? “I chose UMBC because I feel like I fit in well there. They have a top tier Computer Science program and that is what I plan on studying in college. The lacrosse team is very competitive and everyone that I have spoken with that works or attends UMBC has spoken very highly of the university and the lacrosse program.”
HS team’s highlights from 2018? MVP and set Murrieta Mesa all-time HS Record Most Points in season: 87; Murrieta Mesa all-time HS Record Most Assists in season: 24.
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents, grandparents, and my aunt and uncles for providing continued support. I’d also like to thank my brother for mentoring me and helping me make difficult decisions not just in lacrosse but in all aspects of life.
“Lastly I want to thank my coaches, Kevin and Brian Cooper, Tom DeMaio, and especially Zack Burke. Coach Burke has been an amazing coach and I couldn’t ask anything more of him. He has given me a multitude of opportunities and is a big part of making me the player and person I am today. I also am looking forward to playing and learning from Coach Arthur again this season.”
Other schools considered: Wagner, Sacred Heart, Utah, Bryant
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