TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 5/15/20
Virginia Episcopal School (VA) 2020 attackman Dylan James has has committed to play Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association lacrosse at McGill University.
Dylan James profile:
High school: Virginia Episcopal School (Lynchburg, VA)
Grad year: 2020
College committed to: McGill University (Montreal, Quebec)
Club team: Evolve Elite Lacrosse
Lacrosse honors: 1st Team All State VISAA 2019, 1st Team All Conference VISAA 2019, 2019 Offensive MVP (VES), 2019 Fairfax Fall Brawl Champions, Inside Lacrosse Invittional – Selected for All-Tournament Team, Inside Lacrosse Invitational – Selected for All-Star Team, Baltimore Summer Kick-off – Selected for All-Star Team, 1st Team All State VISAA 2018, 1st Team All Conference VISAA 2018, 11th in goals all of Virginia (Max Preps), 8th in assists all of Virginia (Max Preps), 10th in points all of Virginia (Max Preps), Box and Field Lacrosse Team Captain 2014, 2015 & 2016, 2018, VES elected Team Captain 2018 – 2019, Team leader in assists for Evolve Elite – Fall 2016, Top Cheddar Tournament Top 5 scorers in 2020 division, Zone 6 All-Star Game 2013, 2015, 2016, Three-time Aloha Tournament Champion, Leader in points, goals, and assists on VES Varsity Team, Top 3 points and scoring as a freshmen on I.E Weldon Secondary School Varsity Team,
Academic honors: Currently maintaining an overall 94.4% AVG. or 4.0 GPA (Unweighted), Course Load: Enrolled in 4 AP Classes – Biology, Calculus, American History, and English Bilingual: Enrolled in the French Immersion program; Class rank: top 10% Awards; Academic Honours 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Principal Award 2015; Leadership Award 2015; Selected as Senior Councillor for the 2019-2020 year; Elected Junior Captain of Lacrosse Team 2018-2019; Captain’s Club 2018-2019 year; Virginia Theatre Association Drama Competition Fall 2018; Elected as Junior RA (Resident Assistant) for 2018-2019 year; Debate Club 2017-2018; Meteor (Weekly News Articles) 2017-2018; School Musical 2017-2018; Me to We team 2014 & 2015; Athletic Union – Spirit and Promotions; I.E Weldon Secondary School 2016; Nominated to run for G7 representative (school president); Winter Lacrosse Program Instructor (Kawartha Lakes); Soft-Lax Box Lacrosse Assistant Coach (Kawartha Lakes); Selected for Trillium Lakelands Leadership Camp; Hockey Referee 2014 & 2015; Lacrosse Referee 2014- present.
Expected major: Psychology
Why did you choose McGill? “I chose McGill for the world class academics, top tier lacrosse program, and great college community. The campus atmosphere was a great welcoming place and I cannot wait to for the season to start!
Thank You: “I would like to thank my parents for the countless tournaments and showcases. I would like to thank my coaches over the years: Coach Fitzpatrick, Coach Joe, Coach Gates, Coach Gardiner, along with all of the other coaches and players that have helped teach me the game I know and love today!”
Other college considered: U of T, Queens
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