Lakeville North's Gregory Mendard added Harvard to the long list of schools offering him scholarships. Others on the list include Army, Montana, North and South Dakota State as well as Dakota and Illinois State.
Menard received the offer during a recent visit.
"Head Coach Murphy offered me two days ago when I was on a visit at Harvard. I am very excited about it because Harvard is such a prestigious school and has a very good reputation when it comes to pretty much every aspect of the school."
Menard, A strong side defensive end will graduate in 2014 and with another successful season at Lakeville North High his offer list will most likely grow.
Menard is an excellent student with a high GPA and very good ACT scores. Strong athletic and academic performances open doors.