One on One with Jordan Houtby

Jordan Houtby was one of the Minnesota Swarm’s plethora of draft picks, and we caught up with him on his thoughts about being an NLL player.

Q: Thoughts on joining the Swarm?

A: I’m really excited to be joining the Swarm. Going into the draft they were a team I was interested in because I felt I could make a positive impact quickly.

Q: What have you heard about the Swarm organization?

A: During the summer I played with a number of guys who belong to the Swarm and they told me a lot of good things about the organization.

Q: How do you feel making it as an NLL draft pick?

A: Ever since I started playing lacrosse it was always a dream of mine to play in the NLL. When I was drafted I knew that I made one step closer to making my dream come true.

Q: What do you bring to an NLL team?

A: I am a shut down defenseman who is very vocal on the floor. I am also a player that can push the ball up the floor quickly when asked to.