Penn State keeps in state one of the top linebacker prospects in Pennsylvania.
On Tuesday morning, Central Catholic (Pa.) four-star linebacker Anthony Specca announced his commitment to the Nittany Lions on his Twitter page.
— Anthony Speca (@aspeca6) January 17, 2023
Spezza visited the school on Saturday. After announcing his decision, he told 247 Sports it felt like home and had everything he was looking for.
“I chose Penn State because it has everything I’m looking for… It has the academics, the staff, the culture, the players and everything is in a state. I felt good when I was there. I felt at home.”
It didn’t take long for Speca to start recruiting other athletes for the Nittany Lions. Later in the day, he shared a preview of five-star athlete Quinton Martin of Belle Vernon (Pa.), who is ranked as the top recruit in the state and 25th nationally in his class.
— Anthony Speca (@aspeca6) January 18, 2023
As for Speca, (6-foot-2, 220 pounds) he is ranked No. 26 among linebackers in the 2024 cycle and No. 9 overall in the state. He chose Penn State over 17 other suggestionsincluding several other Big Ten programs such as Ohio State, Wisconsin and Michigan and Michigan State.
He is Penn State’s second commitment for their 2024 class, which is now in 21st place in the nation. McDowell (Pa.) four-star offensive lineman Cooper Cousins is the other.
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