We are pleased to announce that many Norfolk Academy student-athletes in the Class of 2018 have committed to participate in college varsity athletics. There are a total of 20 student-athletes who will compete in 10 different sports at the NCAA level. A tremendous amount of hard work and dedication has paid off, and now these Bulldogs are excited to begin a new chapter in their athletic career.
Good luck to our accomplished student-athletes from the Class of 2018. They have represented Norfolk Academy extremely well, and we look forward to seeing our alumni in action for another four years!
Norfolk Academy ‘18 Committed Student-Athletes by the Numbers:
20: Number of student-athletes who have committed to play in college.
17: Number of committed college athletes that played two or more sports for NA.
11: Number of student-athletes that will compete at the Division 1 level.
10: Number of different sports that NA students will play in college.
9: Number of student-athletes that will compete at the Division 3 level.
8: Number of student-athletes who will continue their athletic career at an institution located in the state of Virginia.
6: Number of student-athletes committed to play lacrosse in college.
5: Number of girls committed to play D1 field hockey this fall.
4: Number of represented college mascots from the biological family Felidea.
(NYU Bobcats, Columbia Lions, High Point Panthers, Hampden-Sydney Tigers)
3: Number of boys committed to play college football this fall.
2: Number of student-athletes who will continue to have a Bulldog as their mascot.
(Georgetown: Jack the Bulldog, Georgia: Uga)
1: Number of student-athletes that will compete on the West Coast (Stanford)
Here is the complete list of the committed student-athletes and their destinations:
Grayson Ackaway Lacrosse Hampden-Sydney College
Antonio Arcona Lacrosse High Point University
Emily Batts Crew Tufts University
Jordan Blackwell Football Hampden-Sydney College
Hayden Britt Lacrosse College of William and Mary
Cam Call Football Hampden-Sydney College
Lily Clarkson Field Hockey University of Pennsylvania
Matt Dalton Football Colby College
Callie Dickinson Swimming University of Georgia
Riley Fulmer Field Hockey University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Greer Gill Filed Hockey University of Virginia
Halle Gill Field Hockey Georgetown University
Liz Heckard Field Hockey Stanford University
Naomi Mitchell Golf University of Richmond
Olivia Newsome Track and Field New York University
Campbell Pozin Lacrosse Christopher Newport University
Tyler Tabor Lacrosse Bridgewater College
Caitie Sullivan Tennis Columbia University
Will Wilson Swimming University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Chase Yager Lacrosse Amherst College
Norfolk Academy’s College Counseling Coordinator for Student Athletes