Next Level: Information sought for local athletes

The Lock Haven Express will once again be publishing a weekly feature titled, Next Level.

The purpose of this piece is to report on and highlight the progress and accomplishments of student-athletes from local high schools who are currently participating in a sport(s) at the collegiate level.

Student-athletes or a family member are encouraged to notify The Express Sports Department of their interest in being included in this regular feature.

The following information needs to be sent to student-athlete name, high school attended, college, year of eligibility, sport, position if applicable, and academic major.

Each week, the feature will run on Tuesday. Therefore, updated stats and information for the week completed must be emailed to The Express by Monday at noon each week. The reporting period will be Monday-Sunday each week. Only those reporting updated information will be included.

An example of information is below:

Jay Smith: Jay is a 2016 graduate of Bellefonte High School and is a member of the Men’s Soccer team at Brighton College in Arizona where he majors in Library Science. Last week, Jay scored two goals and had three assists in two contests. For the season, he has scored six goals while also recording nine assists from his center mid position. Brighton is now 7-2 on the season.