College signings

Shannon Detwiler:

Penn Tech softball

Name: Shannon Detwiler

High school: Central

Hometown: Martinsburg

Sport: Softball

Position: Outfield

College choice: Penn Tech

Other colleges considered: Mount Aloysius

Why I picked Penn Tech: “It’s a nice school. I went and did a couple of clinics up there and it was just a nice community.”

Greatest high school achievement: “Getting to the district championship last year and we plan to do that again this year.”

Coach Dale Walter’s quote: “Her strengths are she is an extremely hard worker and she is very versatile. Those two things will put her in a position where she can compete for a spot on the roster no matter what they want from her.”

How I got my start playing softball: “I’ve been playing since I was little.”

Favorite college growing up: Penn State

Other interests: Soccer, running

What getting to play in college means to me: “I get to continue to do what I love the most, and it’s going to be a new chapter in my life, a big opportunity.”

Probable college major: Nursing

Parents: Tom and Tammy Detwiler

Trevor Mitchell:

Seton Hill football

Name: Trevor Mitchel

High school: Hollidaysburg

Hometown: Duncansville

Sport: Football

Position: Defensive tackle

College choice: Seton Hill University

Other colleges considered: Saint Francis, Lock Haven, Clarion, Juniata

Why I picked Seton Hill: “Seton Hill felt like home and was the best fit all around for me.”

Greatest high school achievement: “Being voted a team captain by my team.”

Coach Home DeLattre quote: “I’m so happy for Trevor. He has overcome a lot of adversity early in his varsity playing career so it’s great to see all his hard work pay off.”

How I got my start playing football: “I started playing flag football in first grade.”

Favorite college growing up: Ohio State

Other interests: Track and field, weight-lifting, spending time with friends and family.

What getting to play in college means to me: “It’s a dream come true.”

Probable college major: Business with a minor in pre-law

Parents: Jim and Melissa Mitchell

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