April 28, 2023 – Lithia Fl – 2024 Gracie Ochoa commits to playing division I lacrosse at Mercer University. Ochoa has experience as both an attacker and a midfielder and is currently the leading her high school, Newsome HS (FL) in goals and assists. She was recognized as First Team All Western Conference, and All Region Team. Off the field, Gracie Ochoa is known as a scholar with her 4.0 unweighted gpa (5.4 weighted), a member of the Principals Honor Roll every year of high school, and an active member of her community. Gracie has tallied over 180 community service hours.
Why did you choose this school? “I chose this school because of the instant comfort I felt as soon as I arrived on campus. The atmosphere was amazing and I felt so welcomes by the players and coaching staff. I also love the fact that it’s not too long of a drive from home.”
Who do you wish to thank? “I want to thank all of my coaches throughout my lacrosse career, including my high school coaches and my club coaches. There is no way I would’ve been given this opportunity without my current clubs support, giving me the resources I needed and helping me throughout recruiting process. Also, of course I want to thank my family for showing constant love and support.”
Commit: Gracie Ochoa
High School: Newsome High School
Grad Year: 2024
College Committed To/Signed With: Mercer University
Positions: Attack / Midfield
Club Team: M&D Orlando
Top Lax Recruits would like to congratulate Gracie on her commitment to Mercer! Good luck with the rest of your season and we wish you the best at the next level!