St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia, Pa.) sophomore attacker Nick Ellis has verbally committed to play men's lacrosse for Villanova.
Ellis is an attackman for the Shamrocks Lacrosse Club Orange team, has played with the Shamrocks since the programs inception in 2007.
Ellis is the first sophomore from the Shamrocks to commit to a Division I lacrosse program.
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