By Chris Goldberg
TopLaxRecruits.com, Posted 7/31/13
Episcopal High (VA) rising junior defenseman Jon Ober has made a verbal commitment to play Division I lacrosse at the University of Denver.
Jon Ober ledger:
High school: Episcopal High School (Alexandria, VA)
Graduation year: 2015
College choice: Denver
Club affiliation: Amped Lacrosse (2015), Richmond, VA
Major lacrosse honors, camps and showcases: Also a letterman in football, track and wrestling, he’s a two-year starter for the Maroon and will be a captain as a junior in 2014. This summer, he attended Jake Reed’s Nike Blue Chip, the Brine National Classic (All-Star) with Team VA and the Under Armour Underclass tournament with DC, as well as Gait Cup and King of the Hill with Amped Lacrosse.
Why did you choose school: “Denver was the right school for me. It has a great campus, great weather, outstanding athletic facility (and coaches) and it is close to downtown Denver as well as the mountains. I felt at home from the time I arrived.”
Outlook for your high school team: “We should do well this year.”
Thank You: “My coaches Scott Conklin (EHS), Kevin Discepolo (VLC), Mike Leahy (Amped Lacrosse), Kevin Soja (EHS), and Lyle Farrar (EHS).”
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