Indians News · WPIAL & VNN Sports High School Senior Student Athlete Spotlight Series!

Imagine having your High School Athletic career cut short for reasons beyond your control.  Unfortunately that’s the reality ALL local High School Senior Athletes are living right now.   VNN Sports and the WPIAL Athletic Directors wanted to give these Students added recognition as they get ready to move on to the next phase of their lives.  Here we are recognizing Bryce Harper from Franklin Regional.  Read below for a little more information on Bryce.



Name: Bryce Harper

Parents: Dirk and Ruth Harper

Sport: Baseball

Post-graduation plans: Work

School Activities: Baseball

 Athletic Accomplishments: 4-year starter at catcher, 1st-Team All-Section

 Favorite memory of high school athletics: Entire Junior year baseball season (Section Champs, PIAA Quarterfinals)

Favorite high school subject and favorite teacher: Anything Mr. Mac teaches

Favorite food: Steak

 Favorite movie: Fight Club

Professional athlete you admire most: Mike Trout

Who has had the greatest influence on you as an athlete: My father

If you are a local WPIAL School Athletic Director or coach and you have Spring sport seniors that you would like to see spotlighted here please email  Include up to TWO images per athlete along with information about the Seniors that you would like to see highlighted.  There is no deadline for this program and we will be running multiple spotlights daily.  Due to the current nature of our situation, this will be an ongoing feature with no current timeline for an end date.

Please direct inquiries to

Chris Heibert

PA State Manager VNN Sports


Thanks and stay safe.