Pacelli will send its first football player of the season off to the college level next week asMike Melvin
will sign with Shaw University on March 17.
Melvin (6-4, 235) played defensive end for the Vikings and also had interest from Valdosta State, South Carolina State and Georgetown, according to coaches.
Shaw, in Raleigh, N.C., was founded in 1865 and was he first historically black college in the South, according to the private university's website. Its football team is the reigning Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champion and has won three conference titles in the previous four seasons.