Christian College named Jon Laack, a senior at Sheboygan County Christian
High School, the latest recipient of the Stephen and Charlotte Mitchell
Memorial Scholarship. Laack will play soccer for the Trolls in the fall.
The Mitchell Memorial Scholarship
is awarded to an incoming freshman who demonstrates potential for outstanding
athletic leadership in college activities. In his final high school season,
Laack tallied 17 goals and 13 assists to help the Eagles claim their second
consecutive state championship. He also has played for the F.C. Magic Rebels
"I'm excited about the new
dimensions that Jon's versatility will add to our team," Coach Jonathon
Lenarz '96 said about the midfielder, who collected all-state honors from
the Wisconsin Soccer Coaches Association. "He can play in the forward line,
is equally adept with both feet, and is a dangerous one-on-one attacker.
His experience and success playing for a high school state champion as
well as an elite club team in Wisconsin will be tremendous assets to our
Laack plans to major in pre-physical
therapy, and the College's curriculum in that field was a key factor in
his decision to attend Trinity. His brother, Brian, played soccer four
years for the Trolls before graduating in 2003. His parents are Steve and
Tammy Laack of Sheboygan, Wis.
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