College signing

Kaitlyn Cappella: Penn State Altoona softball

Name: Kaitlyn Cappella

High school: Hollidaysburg

Hometown: Hollidaysburg

Sport: Softball

Position: Catcher/infield

College choice: Penn State Altoona

Other colleges considered: Mount Aloysius

Why I picked Penn State Altoona: “There’s a nice atmosphere; the community is great.”

Greatest high school achievement: “Getting to meet my lifelong friends.”

Coach DeLattre’s quote: “Kate has an outstanding dedication to the sport, and plays with confidence in her standout ability. She has a great knowledge of the game that will lead her to be successful in her future collegiate career. Her leadership on and off the field will take her far.”

How I got my start playing softball: “My dad signed me up when i was 6 years old.”

Favorite college growing up: Penn State

Other interests: Tournament ball

What getting to play in college means to me: “I feel privileged.”

Probable college major: Occupational therapy

Parents: Michael and Lori Cappella