Lehigh Snags Verbal Commitment from Glenn Lasco for 2018-19

Glenn Lasco, a senior at Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, New Jersey, has announced his intention to swim for Lehigh University in the fall. Lasco was runner-up in the 100 free (45.71) and placed third in the 200 free (1:39.97) at the 2018 New Jersey Meet of Champions in March.

“I’m honored to announce my commitment to Lehigh University. After my official visit , I knew it was the right place for me. Coach Herb and Coach Bugby’s vision, as well as the team culture was something that I wanted to contribute to. I want to sincerely thank my family, Coach Dimitar, and friends for supporting me throughout this journey. I look forward to pursuing my academic and athletic career at Lehigh University for the next four years. Go Mountain Hawks!”

Lasco swims year-round for Pleasantville Aquatics. He was an A finalist at 2017 Winter Juniors East in the 200 free (8th) and a C finalist in the 100 free (20th); he also competed in the 50 free and 100 back. At the Middle Atlantic Middle Atlantic Short Course Senior Championships last month, he won the 50 free, was runner-up in the 100 free and 200 free, placed 5th in the 100 fly, and took 7th in the 100 back. All the while lowering his lifetime bests in the 50/100 free, 100 back, and 100 fly (he went a PB in the 200 free at Winter Juniors).

Best SCY times:

  • 200 free – 1:38.12
  • 100 free – 45.04
  • 50 free – 20.63
  • 100 fly – 50.82
  • 100 back – 51.53

If you have a commitment to report, please send an email with a photo (landscape, or horizontal, looks best) and a quote to [email protected].

 

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5 Comments on "Lehigh Snags Verbal Commitment from Glenn Lasco for 2018-19"

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Congratulations Glenn! Well deserved!

Destin next?

Also, congrats to Glenn.

Duuuudee

No chance, can definitely see destin going to cal though…

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