Several Lassiter High School, athletes signed national letters of intent with top universities, on Wednesday, including the University of Tennessee, the University of Georgia, and the University of Missouri.
The Trojans won the 5AAAAAA region football championship and have nine students going to eight different schools, including Eddie Printz to Missouri and Ryan Jenkins to Tennessee. The other football players on National Signing Day included:
- Juwan Dickey, Hutchinson Community College
- Robert Dowling, Georgia State University
- Ryan Gildea, Stetson University
- Devantae Moore, Stetson University
- Modou Nyang, Mars Hill College
- Willie Police, Western Carolina University
- Nick Sewak, Georgia Southern University
Lassiter's Cobb County 2012 cross country athlete of the year, Morgan Ainslie, will be running for the University of Georgia on both the cross country and track and field teams. Sammi Green will be attending Florida International University to play softball.
Two members of the Lassiter baseball team signed scholarship offers:
- Zach Lippincott, Andrew College
- Tyler Elwer, Georgia Highlands College
Thanks to Kathryn Griffin of the Lassiter staff for sending along these photos. We do appreciate it!