Seven Pottsgrove senior student/athletes announce college destinations

Seven Pottsgrove High senior student/athletes announced their college destinations at a recent signing/commitment event at the high school.
All photos submitted by Pottsgrove athletic department
Cooper Fiore – Baseball – Misericordia
Cooper Fiore, flanked by parents Stacey and Ernesto Fiore
Position: Catcher
Parents: Stacey and Ernesto Fiore
Anticipated college major: Business
Athletic honors/accolades: 2019-2nd team All-PAC Frontier Division catcher, All-Area honorable mention
Steven Rinda – Baseball – Misericordia
From left, Rebecca Speer (mother), Steven Rinda, Steven Rinda (father), Gabriel Rinda (brother)
Position: Pitcher
Parents: Rebecca Speer and Steve Rinda
Anticipated college major: Mathematics
Academic/community service: DECA, National Honor Society
Riley Simon – Basketball – Lebanon Valley
From left: Lisa Simon (mother), Riley Simon, Chris Simon (father), Cooper Simon (brother)
Position: Point guard
Parents: Lisa and Chris Simon
Anticipated college major: Secondary education (Mathematics)
Athletic honors/accolades: Field hockey-2017 (freshman) All-PAC Frontier 2nd team, All-Area honorable mention; 2018 (Sophomore) All-PAC Frontier 1st team, All-Area honorable mention; 2019 (junior) All-PAC Frontier 1st team, All-Area honorable mention, PAC Citizenship/Athlete Award; 2020 (Senior) – captain, editor’s note: postseason awards have not been released at the time of this publication; Basketball-2017 (freshman) All-Area 2nd team, All-PAC Frontier 1st team, team captain; 2018 (Sophomore) - All-Area 2nd team, All-PAC Frontier 1st team, team captain; 2019 (Junior) All-Area honorable mention, All-PAC Frontier 1st team, team captain; Lacrosse- 2018 (sophomore) All-Area (Mercury) Student Athlete
Academic/community service: National Honor Society (President), Distinguished Honors (all 4 years), God’s Kitchen Food Pantry
Avery Spencer – Baseball – Radford University
Avery Spencer, flanked by parents Sharon and Barry Spencer
Position: Shortstop
Parents: Sharon and Barry Spencer
Anticipated college major: Criminal Justice
Hailey Strain – Soccer/Track – Methodist University
Hailey Strain, flanked by parents Mandy and Kevin Strain
Positions (Soccer) - Outside back, outside midfield, forward
Events (Track) – 4x100, 300m hurdles, 200m
Parents: Mandy and Kevin Strain
Anticipated college major: Nursing
Athletic honors/accolades: Soccer- All-PAC Frontier Division 1st team (2019), 2nd team (2017, 2018); All-Area (Mercury) 2nd team (2019), honorable mention (2017, 2018) Track – 2nd team All-Area and All-PAC in 2019 (300 hurdles), honorable mention All-Area and All-PAC in 2018
Justin Wescoat – Lacrosse – Univ. of Hartford
Justin Wescoat, flanked by parents Shannon and Scott Wescoat
Position: Midfield
Parents: Shannon and Scott Wescoat
Anticipated college major: Business
Athletic honors/accolades: 3-year varsity starter, team captain
Academic/community service: DECA, Key Club
Alexis Zook – Soccer – Grove City
Alexis Zook, flanked by parents Teresa and Tony Zook
Position: Midfield
Parents: Tony and Teresa Zook
Anticipated college major: Chemistry
Athletic honors/accolades: 2-time All-PAC Frontier Division first team selection (2018, 2019); All-PAC Frontier Division second team (2017), All-Area (Mercury) 2nd team (2018), honorable mention (2017, 2019)
Academic/community service: National Honor Society, Spark the Wave