Student athletes from Sequoyah High School that signed letters of intent to play college sports were recognized during a ceremony at Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center on Wednesday.
In total, 48 Cherokee County School District (CCSD) student athletes were received at a brunch in honor of their commitments on National Signing Day, the earliest day high school seniors are allowed to make a commitment to play college football.
Although football is the big draw on National Signing Day, the CCSD student athletes will be playing other sports such as baseball, wrestling, and track and field, among others.
You may soon see some locals playing in huge games for Division I schools; several students signed letters with schools such as UGA and Georgia Tech.
The list of committed student athletes from Sequoyah High School is as follows:SCHOOL NAME SPORT COLLEGE
Sequoyah HS Kostya Benton Soccer Point University
Sequoyah HS Olivia Black Softball University of Alabama Birmingham
Sequoyah HS Courtney Gibbs Softball Valdosta State University
Sequoyah HS Elizabeth Prance Softball Georgia Highlands College
Sequoyah HS Jessica Ricks Softball Georgia Highlands College
Sequoyah HS Margaret Hartman Basketball Harvard University