Name: Ian O'Shea
High school: Bellwood-Antis
Position: Outside linebacker
College choice: Juniata
Other colleges considered: Grove City, Susquehanna
Why I picked Juniata: "It is close to home, I know the coaches very well and their academic program is very good.''
Greatest high school achievement: "Being district champion.''
Coach John Hayes' quote: "He was an outstanding player for us throughout his high school career. He was an extremely hard worker and dedicated athlete who made himself into a good performer all over the football field, and it carried over into track. He's a bright kid and great leader who commands a lot of respect from teammates and coaches. I know he'll be very successful both as an athlete and a student.''
How I got my start playing football: "I started playing Pee Wee football for South Side in Bellwood because all my friends were doing it.''
Favorite college growing up: Penn State
Other interests: Track, fishing, working out
What getting to play in college means to me: "It is a great opportunity to enhance my football career and while studying to be a teacher and maybe coach football in the future."
Probable college major: Earth and Space Science Education
Parents: Steve and Pam O'Shea