Nick Ekern

Name: Nick Ekern

High School: Meadowdale High School (Edmonds, Wash.)

Sport(s): Tennis

Position(s): First singles (junior/senior); second singles (sophomore); third singles (freshman)

Height / Weight: 5-9, 145

High School Highlights:
Placed first in Wesco (Class 3A) conference play in both 2012 and 2013, earning spot at state tournament; placed fifth in league in 2011; helped team win Wesco 3A district championship in 2010 and earned All-Wesco first-team honors in 2012 and 2013; served as team captain and earned team's most inspirational award as senior; also a team captain junior year.

Why I chose George Fox:
The culture and emphasis toward a Christ-centered life.