By Tom Nader
Publisher and Editor
Wednesday was National Signing Day across the country, with student-athletes officially signing on the dotted line to continue their academic and athletic careers.
Locally, here in Portage County, here are a look at the student-athletes that have been given the opportunity to continue their careers at the next level.
Joey Arnold, Aurora, offensive tackle, 6-foot-3, 270 pounds — Clarion University
Alex Tenorio, Aurora, running back, 6-foot, 225 pounds — Lake Erie College
Jack Reed, Kent Roosevelt, offensive tackle, 6-foot-4, 290 pounds — University of Findlay
Donovan Daetwyler, Kent Roosevelt, athlete, 6-foot-2, 180 pounds — Walsh University
Ryan Hunt, Field, offensive tackle, 6-foot-4, 265 pounds — Walsh University
Dillon Pendergast, Mogadore — Cleveland State
Cole Hostetler, Rootstown — University of Detroit Mercy
Ben Schechterman, Aurora — Ohio State
Andrew Eichenauer, Aurora — Notre Dame College
Nate Fletcher, Aurora — Rhode Island
Logan Poole, Kent Roosevelt — Lake Erie College
Alyssa Schofield, Streetsboro — Malone
Kyndall Hahn, Garfield — Mount Union
Megan Schmidt, Field — Notre Dame College
Bailey Evans, Field — Marietta
McKenna Metzger, Aurora — Kent State
Maggie McVicker, Aurora — Otterbein
Dez McIe, Garfield — Lourdes University
Hunter Andel, Garfield — Kent State
Hey, Tom! Please add Ryan Hunt from Field to the signing day article for football. He’s headed to Walsh.