Parish players sign on National Signing Day
It has been a busy National Signing Day throughout Ascension Parish.
To start the day, East Ascension had seven football players sign with colleges.
Adrian Ealy signed with Oklahoma, both Trevor Fleming and Demontrey Jacobs signed with Grambling State, both Dylan Williams and Gage Bourgeois signed with Pearl River Community College and District 5-5A Co-Defensive MVP Justin Daniels signed with Hutchinson Community College.
Parish Defensive MVP Justin Harris waited until today to reveal what would be the college of his choice.
He brought caps for Purdue, Baylor, LSU and Kansas to the table. He ultimately decided to become a Baylor Bear.
Dutchtown saw five athletes from three different sports sign at their gym shortly afterward.
For soccer, Bailey Cyprowski signed with Mississippi College, and in softball, Blayne Pence signed with Baton Rouge Community College.
Three players from the Dutchtown football team signed.
Both Kyle Sarrazin and Grant Ray signed with Louisiana College, and Adam Sparks signed with Missouri.
At Donaldsonville, football player Kaleb Phillips signed with Independence Junior College in Independence, Kansas.
To read more on these signings and too see pictures of all the players, pick up a copy of the Feb. 9 edition of the Weekly Citizen.