WMBD/WYZZ-TV - WASHIHNGTON, Ill. - Seven student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent at Washington High School Wednesday.
Chris Friend signed a football letter with St Xavier in Chicago, Casey Danley signed with Quincy University baseball and Tanner Smith with Illinois central College baseball.
Cross country runners Hayley Willis (Wisconsin-Parkside) and Ashley Knott (St Francis University of Wisc.) signed their letters. While Katie Burd signed with Eastern Illinois soccer and softball player Megan Mooney signed with Benedictine of Springfield, Ill.
"We're strong in athletics this year," said Burd. "C'mon, the tornado and everything. It's great to see that nothing is holding us back."