17 Spring-Ford student/athletes announce their college destinations

 
Seventeen Spring-Ford Area High School seniors recently announced plans to continue their academic and athletic careers during a virtual signing/commitment day that was also attended by the athlete's families and coaches. There were 11 different sports included among this group of signees with all three NCAA divisions (D1, D2, D3) represented.
 
All photos courtesy of Spring-Ford athletic department
 
 
Anthony Bamford – Cross Country/Track – Elon
Seated (L-R): Richard Bamford (Father), Anthony Bamford, Marianne Bamford (Mother)
Event: Distance
Major: Communications
Athletic awards: 2020 Cross Country – All-PAC 1st team, All-Area (Mercury) honorable mention
 
Abbey Boyer – Basketball – Immaculata
Seated (L-R): Keith Boyer (Father), Abbey Boyer, Carolyn Boyer (Mother). Standing: Owen Boyer (Brother)
Position: Shooting guard, point guard
Major: Sports Management
Athletic Awards: Basketball (2020-21) 2nd team All-PAC Liberty, 2nd team All-Area; Lacrosse (2021)  – 2nd team All-PAC Liberty midfielder; Field hockey (2020) – honorable mention All-Area (Mercury) 
 
Mason Brill – Football – Stevens Tech
Seated (L-R): Veronica Brill (mother), Mason Brill, Steve Brill (father), Standing (L-R): Stephen Brill (brother), Vianna Brill (sister)
Position: WR, SS
Major: HVAC
Athletic awards: 2020 All-Area honorable mention (Mercury)

Nick Cagliola – Baseball – Penn State Dubois
Seated (L-R): Mike Cagliola (father), Nick Cagliola, Meghan Cagliola (mother)
Position: OF
Major: Business
 
Nate Capers – Football – Bloomsburg
Seated (L-R): JC Capers (father), Nate Capers, Sheena Schuler (Step-Mother)
Position: CB, WR
Major: Marketing
Athletic Awards: (2020) All-PAC 1st team DB, All-Area (Mercury) 2nd team DB
 
Lauren Colasanti – Lacrosse – Stevens Tech
Seated (L-R): Rich Colasanti, Father, Lauren Colasanti, Maria Colasanti, Mother; Standing (L-R): Julia Colasanti, Sister, Richie Colasanti, Brother, Maria Colasanti, Sister
Major: Mechanical Engineering
 
Nasir Cooke – Football – Chestnut Hill
Seated (L-R): Shamika Winters, Mother, Nasir Cooke, Nigel Cooke SR, Father; Standing (L-R): Nigel Cooke Jr, Brother, Trinity Cooke, Sister, Cierra Cooke, Sister
Major: Business
Athletic Honors: 2020 All-Area (Mercury) honorable mention
 
Cameron Goldsmith – Football – Chestnut Hill
Seated (L-R): Melissa Goldsmith, Mother, Cameron Goldsmith, Colby Goldsmith, Brother; Standing (L-R): Xavier Ingram
Position: RB, DB
Major: Business
 
Aaron Judge – Lacrosse – Moravian
Seated (L-R): Jennifer Judge, Mother, Aaron Judge, Michael Judge, Father; Standing (L-R): Sean Judge, Brother, Ryan Judge, Brother
Position: Midfield
Major: Pre-Med
Athletic Honors: 2021 All-PAC 2nd team Midfielder
 
Kyle Kennedy – Football – Drake
Seated (L-R): Kris Kennedy, Mother, Kyle Kennedy, Terry Kennedy, Father
Position: OL, Center, LS (long-snapper)
Major: Marketing
Athletic Honors: Football - (2020) 1st team All-PAC OL, 1st team All-Area (Mercury) OL
 
Andrew Merchant – Soccer – Elizabethtown
Seated (L-R): Rolanda Truitt, Mother, Andrew Merchant, Dean Merchant, Father; Standing (L-R): Anthony Merchant, Brother
Position: Forward
Major: Business
Athletic Honors: Soccer - (2020) 1st team All-PAC, 1st team All-Area (Mercury) forward 
 
Zach Needles – Wrestling – Messiah
Seated (L-R): Joy Needles, Mother, Zach Needles, Jason Needles, Father; Standing (L-R): Kelsey Needles, Sister, James Needles, Brother, Ben Needles, Brother
Weight: Middleweight 152/160
Major: Biology
Athletic Honors: (2020-21) Placed fourth in Regional to qualify for state tournament, State tournament DNP, 4-time Regional qualifier, Finished second twice in Sectional Tournament; All-Area 2nd team (Mercury), 97-45 career record
 
Caitlin Norwood – Soccer - East Stroudsburg
Seated (L-R): Kristin Norwood, Mother, Caitlin Norwood, John Norwood, Father; Standing (L-R): Sean Norwood, Brother, Laura Norwood, Sister
Major: Nursing
Athletic Honors: All-Area honorable mention (2020)
 
Nate Santiago – Basketball – Moravian
Seated (L-R): Denise Santiago, Mother, Nate Santiago, Matthew Santiago, Father
Position: Shooting guard
Major: Finance
Athletic Honors: (2020-21) All-PAC Liberty 1st team, All-Area (Mercury) honorable mention, All-Academic
 
Mackenzie Savage – Field hockey/lacrosse – Arcadia
Seated (L-R): Mackenzie Savage;  Standing (L-R): Jason Harsh, Father, Amanda Harsh, Mother
Major: Art Therapy
 
Zack Skrocki – Basketball – Washington College
Seated (L-R): Zack Skrocki, Mike Skrocki, Father
Position: Point guard, shooting guard
Major: Business Management
Athletic Honors: Basketball (2020-21) All-PAC Liberty 1st team, All-Area (Mercury) 2nd team
 
Nick Teets – Lacrosse – Monmouth
Seated (L-R): Jeff Teets, Father, Nick Teets, Jeanette Teets, Mother; Standing (L-R): Mikayla Teets, Sister
Position: Attack/Midfielder
Major: Business
Athletic Honors: Football (2020) – 1st team All-PAC wide receiver and defensive back; Lacrosse (2021) 1st team All-PAC