WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Tuesday was signing day at Laney high school. Parents, coaches, fellow athletes, and students filled the cafeteria as six student athletes signed their commitment letters to six different universities.
Seven Laney athletes will go on to play sports at the collegiate level, but one student, Coult Culler signed at a previous time.
The athletes signed on for a variety of sports including basketball, softball, wrestling, and track. Coaches and faculty expressed their gratitude for these young athlete's hard work and determination throughout their high school careers. They stressed the importance of practice as well as hard work in the classroom.
Laney's 2014 Collegiate Signees:
Paulette Addison – North Greenville University – Basketball
Brian Capps – Davidson College – Wrestling
Griffin Cox – Guilford College – Softball
Coult Culler – NC State – Football
Tiana Edwards – Winston State University – Basketball
Kerry Leonard – Appalachian State University – Track
Rebecca Montgomery – Randolph Macon College - Softball
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