Last week the early signing period began for the High School student athletes. Several area competitors signed their letters of intent to play college sports.
This afternoon at Webb City a pair of Lady Cardinals signed. Kaitlin Beason signed a letter of intent to play softball at Missouri State University in Springfield. Beason was an All-State pitcher for the Lady Cardinals, leading them to the Class 4 Championship game this season. Also signing was Mikaela Burgess who will play basketball at Pittsburg State. Burgess is an All-State Guard for the Lady Cardinals hoops team, leading them to the Class 4 State Championship just last week.
In Pittsburg, Colgan’s Christian Cedeno signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Pittsburg State. Cedeno will be a pitcher for the
Gorillas. As Junior Cedeno post a 7-1 record with to saves and helped lead the Panthers to a 20-5 record and the Class 3 State Championship.