Hudson senior Danny Saxon signed a National Letter of Intent Nov. 15 to continue his academic and lacrosse careers at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pa.

Mercyhurst won the Division II national championship and has reached the title match twice and the semifinals three times since then.

Saxon received All-American, first-team All-Ohio and first-team All-Region honors in 2017.

Saxon, a long-stick midfielder, also was named the Regional Position Player of the Year during the spring.

Saxon, who missed the football season because of a knee injury, had 88 tackles, including 50 solo tackles and 22 tackles for a loss, 9 sacks, 6 fumble recoveries, 3 safeties, 3 blocked punts and 3 forced fumbles for the Explorers in 2016.