One of the Wabash Valley’s best players to pick up a football has made his college decision.
Newton running back Mitch Bierman announced via Twitter that he will continue his playing career at Hamilton College in the fall, to join the Continentals.
Bierman shattered record books in Newton and leaves quite a mark on the state record books.
His 5,984 yards during his four years are 8th on the all-time rushing yardage list in Illinois.
He ran for 2,702 yards during his senior campaigh, best for 13th most in a season throughout the state.
His 85 touchdowns put him at 6th on the list for most career rushing TDs in the Land of Lincoln.