Football: Hitner commits to 'Nova

Garnet Valley's Brandon Hitner, a 6-foot-6, 255-pound senior offensive lineman, has committed to play football at Villanova.

Postioned at guard, he helped Garnet Valley post an 11-1 overall record and, with a 9-0 mark, claim the Central League title. The Jaguars advanced to the PIAA District 1 Class AAAA quarterfinals.

Hitner, who is projected to play tackle in college, also received varying degrees of interest from Coastal Carolina, Connecticut, and South Florida.