A day after James Franklin and his staff inked a top-15 recruiting class for 2017, they added a member to an already heralded 2018 group.
Charlie Katshir, a three-star linebacker from Cumberland Valley, verbally committed to Penn State via Twitter on Thursday afternoon.
Katshir, who stands at 6-foot-3, 198 pounds, is the No. 15 prospect from Pennsylvania and No. 38 outside linebacker in the country, according to 247 Sports.
He also had offers from Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Virginia, West Virginia and Boston College.
Katshir is also an accomplished wide receiver with the Eagles. Last season, he had 38 catches for 524 yards and six touchdowns, while posting six catches, 71 yards and a score in a game against State College.
Katshir is the eighth player of Penn State’s 2018 class, which ranks No. 1 nationally by 247 Sports.