MARIETTA, OH.(WTAP)- Another local student athlete is getting a chance to play on the collegiate level.
Marietta High School's Matthew Bertram will continue his educational and athletic opportunities close to home at Marietta College
Matthew had his signing ceremony recently accepting the Pioneers invitation to join their football program.
The linebacker was a 3 year starter for coach Jason Schob and the Tigers. His talents earned him a an invitation to the Blue Gray high school All American game at the end of the season
Matthew appreciates the opportunity to play football on the next level, and he's happy to be a part of a Pioneer football program that is on the rise.