Circleville High School – On Wednesday, Circleville High School senior Peyton Perini signed on to further her academic and athletic career at Ashland University where she will major in education and run Track and Field for the Eagles.
“Ashland offers a great education department and great track program,” said Perini. “Those programs and the Eagles’ friendly coaches made it feel like home.”
Heading into her senior season this spring with the Red & Black, Perini has been named District 4x400m champion (2017, 2019), was a regional qualifier (2017-2019), state qualifier (2019), was named 1st-team all-Mid-State League (2019) and 2nd-team all-Mid-State League (2017, 2018). In the classroom she has also excelled taking home academic all-Ohio honors in 2019 and academic all-Mid-state League (2017, 2018, and 2019).
Perini has been coached by coaches Brian Lennex (CHS), Dick Walters (CHS). Bill Search (CMS), and Steve Kalinoski (basketball).
Peyton is the daughter of proud parents Nick and Rachel Perini of Circleville. Also in attendance for Wednesday’s signing day ceremony were younger sister Isabelle and numerous teammates and friends.