All-star distance runner Austin Pondel of Corry has committed to Penn State. He will sign his letter of intent on Feb. 6 during the next signing period.
Pondel was named all-state this past fall after winning the District 10 Class AAA championship. He was the D-10 Class AAA runner-up as a junior and all-district in both seasons.
Pondel took third at the PIAA meet in the fall and placed 32nd at the Foot Locker national championships.