Next Level: Student-Athletes on Campus
Chad Reese: Central Mountain High School graduate and current senior on the Bucknell Bison Wrestling Team. Wrestling at 197 pounds on Friday vs. Franklin and Marshall, Chad dropped a 9-1 decision. Bucknell won the dual meet by a 23-13 score.
Ethan Dale: 2016 Central Mountain High School graduate and current sophomore on the Men’s Swimming team at Alfred State University. The next action for Alfred State will be next Wednesday, February 14 as they begin competition at the AMCC Championships.
Brody Baker: 2017 Central Mountain High School graduate and current freshman on the Elizabethtown College Men’s Basketball team. Brody appeared in both of Elizabethtown’s games last week. On Saturday in a loss at Moravian, Brody scored his first career collegiate points when he hit a 3-point shot. Elizabethtown dropped to 4-16 on the season.
Maria Morgan: 2015 Bucktail High School graduate and current junior on the St. Vincent College Women’s Basketball team. On Wednesday in a 71-68 win over Waynesburg, Maria recorded nine points, four assists and four steals in 24 minutes of play. On Saturday in a 70-67 victory over Grove City College, she had five points to go with one assist and one steal in 27 minutes of play. SVC is now 14-7 on the season and 11-3 in the President’s Athletic Conference.
Michael Panczyszyn: 2015 Jersey Shore High School graduate and current junior on the Lycoming College Men’s Swimming team. Lycoming did not compete this weekend. The next action for Michael and his Warrior teammates will be the MAC Championships beginning Thursday, February 15.
Erin Reese: 2016 Central Mountain High School graduate and sophomore runner on the Susquehanna University Indoor Track team. Competing on Saturday in the SU Challenge, Erin ran to an 8th place finish in the 3K.
Richie Thompson: 2017 Central Mountain High School graduate/Wilkes University Wrestling. Wilkes’ next action will be on Friday against Ithaca College at the Marts Center.
Geo Barzona: 2017 Central Mountain High School graduate/Bucknell wrestling. Wrestling at 125 pounds on Friday against Franklin and Marshall, Geo dropped a 5-2 decision. Bucknell won the match by a 23-13 score. Geo’s record for the season is now 7-11.
Bryce Mansfield: 2017 Central Mountain High School graduate and current Physical Therapy major at Misericordia University. Bryce is a hurdler on the track team, but has been rehabbing from an ACL injury suffered during his senior year in high school. The Cougars were in New York City last week competing in the NYU Invitational.
Quinn McCluskey: 2017 graduate of CMHS and a freshman on the Women’s Tennis team at East Stroudsburg University. ESU will begin their spring season with a Spring Break Tournament in Hilton Head, S.C., from March 10 to March 17, 2018. Quinn played at the No. 3 and No. 4 singles positions and the No. 3 doubles position during the Fall season.
Riley Green: 2016 Central Mountain High School graduate and sophomore runner on the Earlham College (IN) Track and Field team. Competing on Friday at the Tiger Small College Invitational in Greencastle, IN, Riley ran the 3000M in a time of 10:01:46, coming in 2nd for his team.
(College athletes from local high schools or their parents are encouraged to forward information to The Express each week for inclusion in this column. Updated information must be sent each week to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday at noon for inclusion that week. Only those sending updated info will be included.)