Express sign OL-Mitchell Northrup for 2021

by Erie Express Media

The Erie Express are pleased to announce the signing of OL-Mitchell Northrup (Iroquois, HS) for the 2021 season. Mitchell begins his first season with the Express and will compete for a spot on the offensive line and on special teams. 

Mitchell is a graduate of Iroquois, HS where he was a three sport standout performer for the Braves. He earned a total of 7 varsity letters. In football Northrup was a 3x All-Region selection, 3 year starter, 3 year letter winner, team Captain and was selected to play in the Save an Eye All Star Game. In basketball he was a 2 year starter, 2 year letter winner and team captain and in track he earned 2 varsity letters and was named team captain. 

Mitchell attended our open combine and impressed the coaches with his footwork, explosiveness and ability to respond to coaching. "Mitchell has been working very hard and is a player we feel will be able to contribute for us this season. He is young but you can tell he has been well coached and is passionate about his craft. We are very happy to have him on board and are excited to see what he does in an Express uniform"-Director of Operations Paul Pennington. 

Happy to have you on board the PAINTRAIN Mitchell! GO EXPRESS!