Senior spotlight: Nate Czarnecki
Player - Nate Czarnecki
School - Northern Lehigh
Sport - Boys' Soccer
Highlight Package - Czarnecki serves as one of the Bulldogs' main returnees this season and spearheads the 'Dawgs' defensive unit. According to head coach Rick Jones, he is a leader, both on and off the field for the team and is "the cornerstone of our defense." - NL head coach Rick Jones.
Favorite sports team - Philadelphia Union
Favorite athlete - Landon Donovan
Favorite subject in school - Mathematics
Favorite sports movie - "Remember the Titans"
Favorite musical artist - Billy Currington
Favorite food - Italian Hoagie
Future plans - Czarnecki intends to attend a four-year college to major in Mechanical Engineering.
Most memorable high school soccer moment - Last year, Northern Lehigh played against Palmerton and the Blue Bombers needed to win in order to qualify for Districts, and the Bulldogs needed to battle to the end in order to defeat the Blue Bombers.
Quotable: The thing you love most about soccer is "the creativeness of gameplay, and the fact that there's no set play to run. There are also no timeouts and it's constant play from beinning to end."