29 - Evan Merrill
|Hometown:||West River, Md.|
- "I made VWC my top choice because I really liked the school size and the people I met when I visited, and it's close to the beach"
- Selected Virginia Wesleyan over Bridgewater College, Lebanon Valley College, the University of Albany, Siena College, and the University of Tampa
VWC Career Statistics
- Presidential Scholarship recipient
- Competed in lacrosse and soccer at Westminster
- Helped guide Westminster to a 19-0 record and MPSSAA Class 3A/4AtheMPSSAA Class 3A/4AMaryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association's 4A/3A state championship as a senior
- On the state runner-up team as a junior
- Son of Nancy and Brent Merrill
- Has one brother, Greg
- Enjoys the music of Holygrail and spending vacation time in Florida
- A fan of hockey's Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals
- Favorites include the movie "Warrior" and the TV series "How I Met Your Mother"
- Self-description in 10 words or less: "hard-working individual with a passion for success"
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "the competition"
- The part of my game I've improved the most is: "conditioning"
- My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to win a conference championship and make the NCAA tournament"
- If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Michael Jordan, because he is a great inspiration in the way he overcame adversities to become the greatest basketball player ever"
- People might be surprised to know: "I love playing "Call of Duty"
- It's the year 2030 and: "I am working at a successful company doing something I enjoy"
- The most important advice I've received is: "it's alright to fail, as long as you learn from it and improve"