Charleston County School District Hosts 2019 National Signing Day

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National Signing Day is one of the biggest moments in a student-athlete’s career; they are making one of the most important, and celebrated, decisions of their life. All of the hard work, time, energy, and support from parents and coaches culminates the moment the student-athlete puts the pen to paper to make an official commitment to play a sport at the college level.

Feb. 6, 49 student-athletes, in 11 different sports, from five Charleston County School District (CCSD) schools were honored at the 2019 CCSD National Signing Day Ceremony. Director of Operational Planning Bob Olson, and Superintendent Dr. Gerrita Postlewait provided welcoming remarks, congratulated the scholars on their success in sports thus far, and encouraged them to continue their hard work in college.

The following CCSD student-athletes were part of the countywide ceremony:

Academic Magnet

Skyler Ayers – University of Vermont – Swimming

Colin Baker – Harvard University – Cross Country/Track & Field

Malia Borg – Macalester College – Swimming

Riane Coman – University of South Carolina – Soccer

Ethan Fewell – Winthrop University – Baseball

Jourdan Gruber – USC-Aiken – Soccer

Annie Riesberg – Aurora University – Softball

Ryan Troy – Colby College – Swimming

James Island Charter

Bobby Alexander – College of Charleston – Baseball

Tereis Drayton – The Citadel – Football

Olivia Erwin – Limestone College – Golf

Noah Gregory – Mars Hill University – Lacrosse

Alden Ray – College of Charleston – Soccer

Drayton Stewart – Clemson University – Golf

Jaxon Weatherford – USC-Lancaster – Baseball

R.B. Stall

Hakim Martin – Catawba College – Football

Tyshon Richardson – University of Charleston (West Virginia) – Football

Wando

Chloe Bailey – Charleston Southern University – Soccer

Maddie Boylston – University of Virginia – Volleyball

Jaelen Edwards – Newberry College – Football

Micah Green – Lander University – Lacrosse

Brooke Hopson – Francis Marion University – Soccer

Meredith Jones – Wingate University – Swimming

Sophie Job – College of Charleston – Soccer

David Kowalchick – United States Naval Academy – Track and Field

Paul Kowalchick – United States Naval Academy – Track and Field

Anna Mansfield – Lees-McRae College – Swimming

Huw Meredith – The Citadel – Football

Samantha Meredith – University of South Carolina – Soccer J

onah Miller – Lander University – Soccer

Sarah Missroon – Appalachian State University – Volleyball

Drake Peden – Erskine College – Football

Justin Pelic – University of Florida – Football

Alyssa Rosado – Francis Marion University – Soccer

Tucker Rose – Franklin Pierce University – Football

Abbey Schad – USC-Aiken – Volleyball

Gabrielle Slye – Savannah College of Art and Design – Soccer

Micah Spickerman – Lander University – Soccer

Maggie Van Thullenar – Auburn University – Soccer

Sophie Vanderpool – Lees-McRae College – Swimming

Anna Warwick – Clemson University – Rowing

Andrew Weil – North Carolina State University – Football

West Ashley

Bryce Brown – College of Charleston – Baseball

Terrence Frasier – North Carolina A&T – Football

Gigi Fusco – West Virginia Wesleyan College – Swimming

Dominique Kershaw – Savannah State University – Football

Connor Sibbald – Limestone College – Baseball

Chad Waldrop – St. Cloud University – Swimming

Elijah Wright – South Carolina Faith Athletic and Music College – Football

Highlights and pictures of the ceremony are available on the CCSD Facebook page. For more about CCSD’s annual National Signing Day ceremony, contact the Office of Strategy and Communications at (843) 937-6303.

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