Nicholas Day

2017 | NJ: Princeton Junction
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I am a Face-Off man and Defensive Midfielder, very good in transition as well as a tenacious grinder at the X, winning 75% of face-offs.

I started playing lacrosse in 7th grade, and was the captain of my school team in 8th grade. I have played club lacrosse for 5 years, and have been invited to Jake Reed and numerous showcases; I have played top notch competition through my club and showcases, beating FOGO 2017 commits for Princeton, Army, Lafayette and Bryant, as well as beating current college players for Duke, Wesleyan, Hamilton, and other colleges through regional draw days at the Faceoff Academy. I have been a varsity starter every year in high school lacrosse. I am a grinder, and tenacious as a face-off man and defensive midfielder, with good balance, speed, strength, and a physical style. I am also a 3 year lettered varsity hockey player, received the freshman of the year award, and have played AA club hockey since 2009. I played football as a freshman (fullback/outside linebacker) and was a defensive captain. I wrestled in 2013, winning 1st place in the Princeton Regional Tournament. I also played club baseball and basketball prior to lacrosse. I am currently taking AP Comparative Government, and have had numerous honors level difficulty courses. I have won a nationally recognized award for my writing in the Northeast US region. I have received continuing ed credit from Villanova University for a course in film production, and was the youngest filmmaker accepted to have an original film publicly screened in Princeton's Nassau Film Festival. I was accepted into the CTY gifted/talented program, the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, while in middle school. I am the longest term volunteer junior coach to disabled youth in the history of the Mercer Bulldogs Special Hockey team, and I am also a hospital junior volunteer since 2014. I am currently undecided regarding college major, but have an interest in the humanities, physical sciences, or possibly business or communications.

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Honors & Awards:
3 Year Varsity Starter in Lacrosse; Freshman of the Year award Varsity Ice Hockey; Defensive Captain Football. Lacrosse Showcases and Tournaments include: Jake Reed Nike Blue Chip (summer and fall), King of the Hill, Baltimore Summer Kickoff, Under Armour Shootout, 3d Blue Chip, Brine National Classic, Fab Frosh, Best of the Best Individual, Terps Young Guns, NYLA, Nat Invite 175, Tristate National, Quaker Laxfest, Faceoff Academy National Showcase, Philly National, Warrior Diamond, US lacrosse South Jersey Allstar team U15.
Other HS Sports Played:
3 year Lettered Varsity Ice Hockey- center/forward; Freshman- Football, fullback/outside linebacker, Defensive Captain;
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Relevant Lacrosse Accolades:
75% face-off percentage against top FOGO's in club, high school, and showcase competitions.

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Coach Contacts
High School:
Princeton Day School
Rich D'Andrea
Team Name:
Varsity Lacrosse
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Club Name:
Blue Star Lacrosse
Don Green, MV Whitlow
Team Name:
2017's Blue Star Lacrosse
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GPA (unweighted):
90-92; 3.7; A-
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Don Green

Feb 17, 2016

Nick is an outstanding face-off man and all-around athletic midfielder! He is an old school middie that can do it all. He thrives at the face-off x, on ground balls, in the open field and on D, all while scoring transition goals. He is an extremely versatile player!

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