On Shuman: Offers the team much needed power from the right side of the plate ... Is a good hitter with well-polished catching skills ... Capable of providing contributions to the team right away ... The top-rated catcher recruited by Villanova this year.
Northeastern High School: Four-year letterwinner in baseball and three-year letterwinner in soccer ... Named the 2005 and 2006 YAIAA Player of the Year ... Earned honor roll status at his school and was a recipient of the Science Award.
Personal: Born 12/27/88 in York, Pa. ... Only child of Spark and Linda Shuman ... Father played soccer at Shippensburg ... Chose to attend Villanova for its academic reputation and the opportunity to play baseball in the BIG EAST Conference ... Undecided on college major.