December 18, 2006

Netter looks to the future at Northwestern

It was a disappointing end to Northwestern commitment Alex Netter's high school career on Saturday, but he still has reason to hold his head high. His David-like Santa Rosa (CA) Cardinals nearly slew Goliath in the California Division III title game, losing 27-20 in overtime to heavily favored Westlake Village Oaks Christian, the No. 1 team in the nation.

And he can also look forward to a bright future as a Northwestern Wildcat.

Netter chose Northwestern over offers from San Diego State and Fresno State, two schools that he said got major consideration. He said that Rice and Arizona were also in the picture, but in the end, choosing Northwestern wasn't too difficult.

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