The origin of the contemporary calendar year is reviving some switch portal activity across the Penn Speak program. On the identical day Penn Speak had a defensive lineman enter his name in the switch portal, a huge receiver has achieved the identical. Justin Weller announced on his Twitter account on Monday that he had entered his name into the NCAA switch portal database.
“Thanks to everyone at Penn Speak,” Weller acknowledged in his Twitter put up. “These final [five] years were unforgettable. With [one] year of eligibility left, I possess determined to enter the switch portal.”
Weller became a member of Penn Speak’s Class of 2017. After redshirting as a absolute most sensible freshman, Weller seemed in one game every in 2018, 2019, and 2020. Weller bought into nine games all the diagram by the 2021 season but did no longer file any all-cause stats while playing on special groups duty and as a deep offensive reserve. As eminent by Weller in his announcement, he’ll possess one closing year of collegiate eligibility at his disposal.
As a reminder, a player entering the switch portal does no longer guarantee that player will creep away for one other college. Any player might withdraw their name from the switch portal and save where they are. This switch is no longer unprecedented, even if a absolute most sensible share of gamers enact sooner or later switch on to one other college once exploring their alternate suggestions in the switch portal.
Weller is the 2d extensive receiver from Penn Speak to enter the switch portal this offseason. Norval Dark also entered the switch portal in mid-December 2021. Dark has but to substantiate his switch portal decision at the present.
Penn Speak has also added a huge receiver by the switch portal with the addition of faded Western Kentucky receiver Mitchell Tinsley. Tinsley is anticipated to arrangement a refined transition into the Penn Speak offense, which is in a plot to already be returning Parker Washington and KeAndre Lambert-Smith because the discontinue two-leading receivers returning in 2022 barring any unexpected changes.
Thanks to everyone at Penn Speak. These final 5 years were unforgettable. With 1 year of eligibility left, I possess determined to enter the switch portal. Hyperlink to highlights in my bio and right here. https://t.co/5ZtWm6z2xS pic.twitter.com/390rlLxfrn
— Justin Weller (@JustinWeller6) January 10, 2022