DEXTER Jake Purvis, a senior at General Brown High School, has committed to play lacrosse at Stevenson University in Maryland and study business.
Stevenson is the defending NCAA Division III champion and is the preseason top-ranked team in the country.
Purvis is a 2012 and 2013 Frontier League All-Star at midfield. Last season, Purvis scored 33 goals and had 14 assists while picking up a team-high 75 ground balls.
He was a 2013 Brine All-American, participated in the 2013 Under Armour Uncommitted Games at Towson University and competed in the Empire State Cup as a member of the Central Team. He has also played with the CNY Road Hawks and Sweet Lax club teams.