Colleges sign GHS athletes
Five Granbury High School student athletes announced college plans during staggered signing ceremonies on Tuesday.
Announcing their college plans were:
■ Payton Bell – women’s volleyball, University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Oklahoma;
■ Macie Blohowiak – women’s soccer, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Edinburgh;
■ Alyssa Gomez – women’s soccer, Blinn College in Brenham;
■ Alexus Manzano – women’s soccer, Missouri Valley College in Marshall, Missouri; and
■ Laynee Pence – women’s soccer, Blinn College in Brenham.
The UTRGV Vaqueros compete in NCAA Division I in the Western Athletic Conference, while the UCO Bronchos are in NCAA Division II as part of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics As sociation.
In the NAIA, the Missouri Valley Vikings play in the Heart of America Conference. The Blinn Buccaneers are members of the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Region XIV.
Joining the student athletes were their parents – Chuck and Robin Bell, Jeremy and Norma Blohowiak, Jerad and Toni Gomez, Aron and Angela Manzano, Jody and Laura Pence – and other family members.