With the drumline drumming, cheerleaders cheering and parents applauding, 11 scholar-athletes from Los Alamitos High School signed their letters of intent to attend colleges across the country that recruited them.
At the first signing day ceremony of the year, the athletes heard Principal Gregg Stone praise them for their hard work and perseverance but also laud their parents for the support and encouragement that enabled their success.
These are the committed students, their sports and their colleges:
- Tara DeBrabander, Women’s Water Polo, Loyola Marymount
- Lily Weiser, Women’s Water Polo, Brown
- Katie Dvonch,Women’s Water Polo, Brown
- Eva Browning, Women’s Water Polo, Cal Berkley
- Sarah Ladd, Softball, Michigan State
- Jake Maffett, Men’s Volleyball, Loyola of Chicago
- Analisa Gjonovich, Women’s Soccer, Concordia
- Skylar Fletcher, Rowing, San Diego State
- Sofia Papini, Rowing, UCLA
- Alexandra Manchanda, Rowing, Univ. of San Diego
- Korynna Anderson, Rowing, UNC-Chapel Hill
This article was written by Robert Ostmann, Los Alamitos Unified School District.