Shane Metzler is Central's Most Loyal Supporter
July 21, 2022
When the undefeated Central High School baseball team won the Pennsylvania 3-A state title last month at State College, part of the Altoona Mirror’s photo coverage showed Shane Metzler celebrating in the team’s dugout.
And when the Herald published its fall schedule of local high school sports I closely scanned the list for Central football, looking for a particular name. And there it was: Shane Metzler was listed as the equipment manager for the team.
I have followed Shane, 47, through the years, and especially appreciated an interview he gave me. He is one of the most loyal and enthus...