La Salle Lancers Sign National Letters of Intent

2015 National Letters of Intent group2015 NLI gymIsaiah Spencer-Lopez signs on to play at Sacramento State.Nate Chandler signing Letter of Intent for University of Chicago, with the coaches.Evan Rambo signs National Letter of Intent to attend the University of California, Berkeley. Pictured here with the NLI coaches.2013 La Salle graduate Marcus Tappen signs letter of Intent to play at Montana State University this fall.2015 NLI dais2015 NLI gym (2nd)2015 NLI poster

Story and Photography By JOHN BLACKSTOCK

6:59 pm | February 4, 2015


Evan Rambo, a 6’4” senior, signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University of California, Berkeley, on an athletic scholarship. In addition to Cal, Evan, a defensive back and wide receiver for the Lancers, was also recruited by UCLA, San Diego State and Washington State. Evan plans on majoring in Bioengineering.

Isaiah Spencer-Lopez, a Lancer wide receiver signed a National Letter of Intent and earned an athletic scholarship from Sacramento State. The 6’ 6” 200 pounder was also recruited by Arizona State, Louisville, Washington and Washington State. At Sacramento State he plans to major in Computer Science.

Marcus Tappen, a 2013 La Salle graduate, who did not sign with a university after graduation, but did red-shirt at the University of Cincinnati last season, also signed a letter of Intent to play at Montana State University this fall.

Of particular note, senior Nate Chandler committed to play football for the University of Chicago, a Division III School. The 6’, 210 pound linebacker and team captain, takes his 4.6 GPA to Illinois this fall. Nate, not only earned second team All League honors in the rigorous Angles League, but also received the prestigious National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete Award. As a recipient of this award, his, name will be inscribed on the wall at the College Football Hall of Fame in Canton Ohio.

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