Christopher Echeverria

Story by Gisselle Acevedo, Sports Editor

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    Dribbling balls and running yards for ninety minutes is no longer a hobby for Christopher Echeverria, it is a part of him. Playing soccer for over a decade has allowed him to not only love the sport but to fall in love with it. The sport has allowed him to receive various college offers and he has finally committed to one.

    “I have been playing soccer for as long as I can remember, it plays a huge role in my life and I am glad to say that I will be playing college soccer. Receiving college offers has been a dream come true and I am proud to say I have committed to a university,” Echeverria (12) said.

    Echeverria has committed to the University of St. Katherines to play college soccer for this upcoming fall. He plans to one day play for a professional soccer team and become a professional player himself.

    “I am excited to see what the future holds for me and I owe it to my parents for always believing in me and being my greatest support system.” Echeveria said.

    Aside of his family, Christopher is grateful of his friends that have been there for him through it all and have never left his side.

    “To all my brothers, thank you for always keeping it real, brotherhood forever, she’s busy forever.” Echeverria said.