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Shady Spring's Syvertson Heading to WVU

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Shady Spring senior Houstin Syvertson announced on Twitter, Thursday night, that he's going to play football for the Mountaineers.

The punter/linebacker/running back tweeted "I have officially committed to WVU. #mountaineernation #WVU #team #family."

According to the recruiting web site, Syvertson is listed as 6'2'' and weighs 215 lbs. The web site also lists Robert Morris and Rutgers, along with WVU, as having interest in the athlete. He made an official visit to WVU on January 25.

This past season, he was selected as a first-team All-State punter in Class AAA.