Wednesday, February 6, 2013
February 6 is the first day high school seniors can confirm their college choices. The University of Missouri, Ohio State and Oklahoma State are among the NCAA schools looking to St. Louis for recruits.
College coaches are getting their money's worth out of fax machines today. This is the first day high school seniors playing Football, Baseball Field Hockey, Soccer, Track and Field, Cross Country, Men's Water Polo can submit a signed letter of intent to play at the college level. Ezekiel Elliott, the John Burroughs running back who gave a verbal pledge to the Ohio State Buckeyes last spring, confirmed that decision late Wednesday afternoon in an announcement that was also carried on live local television. Ladue-Frontenac Patch was there for what was an emotional decision for the entire Elliott family Patch editors have been at schools throughout the St. Louis area as athletes celebrated the next step in their careers: We'll update this …
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Fort Zumwalt South student will play soccer in college.
Fort Zumwlat South senior Kendra Clamors signed with Missouri Valley College to play soccer. She is pictured along with the following persons left to right: Front row: Father Daniel Clamors, Kendra Clamors, mother Brenda Clamors. Back Row: FZS Head Principal Dr. Kevin Keltner, MVC Head Womens Soccer Coach Drew Hawkins, FZS Head Girls Soccer Vernon Gano, FZS AD Mike O’Brien.
Saturday, February 5, 2011
Locally, not many kids are heading to Columbia. Will that be the case next year, too?
Wednesday, Feb. 2, was signing day for student athletes that are planning to play NCAA football. Meaning, that is, that it was the first day that the kids could sign a National Letter of Intent (NLI) declaring their intention to attend and play football at a specific school. If you’re unsure about what exactly an NIL is, click here. OK, are you back? Great. For the Missouri Tigers, it was a pretty good day overall. A total of 17 kids committed to go to Columbia to play football, and on Wednesday morning rivals.com had the class rated as 28th-best with regard to average stars of its signees. Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel is pleased with the way things are going in Tiger Nation. “This is always an exciting day for our program and for these…