Sharon, Pa--Penn State Shenango Men’s Basketball tabs Russell Gariepy from Northwestern Senior High.
Gariepy, a 2016 graduate of Northwestern Senior High School in Albion, Pennsylvania, will finish his education and playing career at Shenango. He will be transferring from Penn State Behrend, where he attended his freshman and sophomore years, to the Shenango campus.
Gariepy averaged 15 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists his senior year in high school. The 6’1 guard was 1st team All Offense, Team MVP, and Beast Offensive player.
He is the son of Russell Gariepy and Kristen McHenry.
Penn State Shenango Athletic Director/Men's Basketball Coach Andre Smith commented that Russell will add some depth and size to either guard position and has the ability to shoot from the arc with consistency.