Twenty-nine ink scholarships on Signing Day

Published 1:43 pm Thursday, February 5, 2009

Twenty-nine Shelby County athletes signed on the dotted line Wednesday as part of National Signing Day.

Those seniors who signed to play a collegiate sport next season are:

BRIARWOOD – Walker May, football, Vanderbilt; Lindsey Sillers, soccer, Alabama; and Missy Shaw, soccer, Lee University.

OAK MOUNTAIN – George Allers, football, Samford; Peter Boehme, football, Southern Miss.; Kathryn Allison, soccer, Covenant College; Zehra Syed, Mississippi State; Christine Schweer, soccer, Auburn; Chandler Hoffman, soccer, UCLA; Mason Lavallett, soccer, Kings College; Stefan Vaziri, soccer, Northern Illinois; and Louise Gibson, softball, Appalachian State.

PELHAM – Shawn Lynch, football, Navy; Alvin Hines, football, Samford; and Dexter Paschel, football, Jacksonville State.

SHELBY ACADEMY – Bobby Sexton, football, Lambuth University and Brandon Horton, football, Lambuth.

SHELBY COUNTY – Darion Sutton, football, Samford.

SPAIN PARK – Gabe Hyde, men’s golf, Samford University; Chase Traffica, baseball, University of Louisiana at Lafayette; Shelby Graham, softball, Shelton State Community College; Charlie Esskuchen, baseball, Wallace State at Hanceville; Hudson Jetton, soccer, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Brittany Vanderburg, soccer, University of Mississippi; Jessie Grisham, football, Middle Tennessee State University; Matthew Tinney, football, University of North Alabama; Seth Shotts, football, University of North Alabama; and Robert Hargrove, football, Edward Water College.

THOMPSON – Marcus Edwards, football, Tennessee Tech.