By Phil Anastasia
Rancocas Valley senior Tyler Schneider has become the 26th player in South Jersey to commit to a Division I program on a football scholarship.
The 6-3, 230-pound Schneider has committed to Austin Peay, a NCAA Division 1 Football Championship Subdivision (formerly 1-AA) program that competes in the Ohio Valley Conference.
Schneider was the Red Devils' top pass rusher. He led the team with 7.5 sacks and also made 64 tackles and forced three fumbles.
As a junior, Schneider registered 56 tackles with 8 sacks.
Here's an updated list of South Jersey players who are expected to sign national letters of intent on Wednesday:
(Note: Mainland's Kenny Randall has committed to Temple but will not sign Wednesday pending resolution of some academic issues)
(Note: St. Augustine's Mike McGrath will not sign Wednesday as the Ivy League does not use national letters of intent).
Abdul Anderson Absegami DE Bucknell
Sean Chandler Camden DB Temple
Justice Davila Timber Creek DB Old Dominion
AJ Dawson Holy Spirit DB Maine
Anthony Diorio Shawnee DB/LB Dayton
Ray Ellis Holy Spirit DT Florida Atlantic
Alec Finelli Rancocas Valley DV Sacred Heart
Matt Fitzpatrick Bishop Eustace OL Duquesne
David Hood Absegami RB Temple
Adonis Jennings Timber Creek WR Pitt
Ray Lawry Kingsway RB Old Dominion
Marques Little Williamstown RB/WR Old Dominion
Tim McConnell Bishop Eustace DB Duquesne
Mike McGrath St. Augustine OL Columbia
Andrew O'Neill Washington Twp. RB/WR Sacred Heart
Gerald Owens West Deptford RB Michigan State
Alex Padovani Hammonton WR Villanova
Jake Powell Cherokee TE Delaware
Rob Rolle Delsea DB Villanova
Tyler Schneider Rancocas Valley DE Austin Peay
Ed Shockley Millville LB Villanova
Jeff Steeb Holy Spirit LB Villanova
Andrew Stevens Camden OL Maine
Antoine White Millville DT Penn State
Rodney Williams Cherry Hill West DB Syracuse
Isaiah Worthy West Deptford LB Old Dominion
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