Local athletes sign letters-of-intent


FRIENDSWOOD — PEARLAND — MANVEL

Several area athletes celebrated the beginning of the early signing period for high school athletes, when athletes from all sports, except football, can sign their national letter of intent the first week of November.

National Signing Day for college football is Feb. 1.

Below are the area athletes who made commitments to continue their education and playing careers at the next level.


FRIENDSWOOD
Baseball
Rylan Kaufman, Friendswood - San Jacinto
Jake Revere, Friendswood - Tulane
Swimming
Mark Theall, Friendswood - UNLV
Sadie Wilson, Friendswood - Air Force
Volleyball
Kelly Colwell, Friendswood (OH) - HBU
Shannon Murphy, Friendswood (OH) - Pepperdine
Jordan Pleasants, Friendswood (L) - New Mexico State


PEARLAND
Golf
Sean Kinsey, Pearland - Dallas Baptist
Softball
Kimberly Hernandez, Pearland (C/OF) - Prairie View A&M
Kaylee Hoppens, Pearland (C) - Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Victoria Montemayor, Pearland (P/UTL) - Southwestern
Avery Ratcliff, Pearland (1B/DH) - Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Ashlyn Walls, Pearland (SS) - UT San Antonio
Swimming
Jaden Bellina, Pearland - Auburn
Volleyball
Brooke Botkin - USC Trojans
Amanda Collins - Clarkson University
Grace Lee - St. Edwards University


MANVEL
Softball
Baylee Allender, Manvel - Seton Hall
Alyssa Villanueva, Manvel - Concordia
Swimming
Adriel Sanes, Manvel - Denver
Cross Country/Track
Pedro Flores, Manvel - Stephen F. Austin
Aaron Johnson, Manvel - Stephen F. Austin
Volleyball
Peyton Elizondo, Manvel (S) - Caldwell
Evetta Soma, Manvel (OH) - Southern Nazarene