By K.I. Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 3/5/17
Trinity High School (KY) 2018 FOGO Aaron Higdon has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at Jacksonville University.
Aaron Higdon profile:
High School: Trinity High School, KY
Graduation Year: 2018
College Choice: Jacksonville University
Club Team: Resolute
Lacrosse Honors: FOA National Showcase – Elite Eight
Academic Honors: Dean’s List, Honor Roll, Shamrock Award, BETA Club
Expected Major: Business
Why did you choose Jacksonville? “I love the coaches and their philosophy of leading young men on the field and off the field. Jacksonville is the perfect fit for me, they are building something really exciting and I want too be a part of building a championship team.”
HS team’s outlook for 2017 season? “We will compete for the State Championship. We were beaten by one in the finals last year.”
Thank You: “Thank you, first to my parents for standing behind me since grade school and encouraging me to dream big and to pursue my dream of D1 lacrosse regardless of the odds.
“Coach Greg Gurenlian for seeing my potential and believing in me when many others didn’t. He has been so positive and taught me the mental approach of a warrior and how to the really excel at the face off position. High School Coach Pete Schroeder who was the first coach to believe in me and give me the chance to compete when I was just a freshman and he has stood behind me ever since.
“Finally, Coaches Anthony Kelly and Matt Lee for bringing me into the Resolute family and accepting me day one as part of the family. My coaches are the best mentors I could have.”
Other schools considered: Bellarmine, Cleveland State
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