On Wednesday, otherwise known as National Signing Day, many local athletes declared their intentions to continue their athletic careers in college by signing national letters of intent.

The following is a list of area athletes who signed national letters of intent. If you know of a local athlete who has signed a national letter of intent who does not appear on this list, please let us know at sports@wsbt.com.


BERRIEN SPRINGS

Nick Padla             Football            Michigan State

Jhonny Williams   Football            Notre Dame


BRIDGMAN

Cooper Mojsiejenko   Football    Central Michigan


BUCHANAN

Kaitlynn Enders           Softball      Grand Rapids College


CONCORD

Adam Glanders   Football            Olivet Nazarene


CULVER ACADEMY

Joel Tinney                     Men's Lacrosse            Johns Hopkins
Riley Thompson            Men's Lacrosse            Princeton
Pierre Byrne                   Men's Lacrosse            Notre Dame
Matt Neufeldt                Men's Lacrosse           Maryland
Beau Ecksten                 Men's Lacrosse            Delaware
P.J. Bogle                       Men's Lacrosse            Michigan
Michael Calvello           Men's Lacrosse            Furman
Nic Peterson                  Men's Lacrosse           Washington & Lee
Rory Byrne                     Women's Lacrosse      Notre Dame
Ryan Coulter                 Men's Hockey              Bowling Green
Gabrielle Switaj             Women's Hockey        Boston College
David Zajac                    Men's Wrestling          Colorado School of Mines
Kayla-Colleen Miracle  Women's Wrestling    Campbellsville University
Perley Provost               Baseball                         Denison
Shane Comiskey           Baseball                        Grinnell College
Leah Heckaman           Track & Field                Cincinnati
Tanner Grant                 Rowing                         Oklahoma City University


DOWAGIAC

Carl Grant            Football             Ferris State


LAKESHORE

Lauren Clem       Soccer                Northwestern

Caleb Colb          Soccer                Cornerstone University

Haley Thibeault  Softball              Western Michigan

Alex Forsythe      Softball               Aquinas College

Colby Clark         Track & Field    Hillsdale College


LAVILLE

Hannah Herbster Softball             Grace


NEW BUFFALO

Jade Madison       Track & Field    Western Michigan


MARIAN

Kirk Barron            Football             Purdue (early enrollee)

Michael Farkas     Football             Cincinnati


MISHAWAKA

Zach Lytle             Football             University of Indianapolis

D.J. Marrow          Football             St. Joseph College

Cody Shively        Football             Olivet Nazarene


NEW PRAIRIE

Kelsey Tyler             Cross Country    IUPUI

Rachel Thompson  Cross Country    IUPUI

Chad Swain             Football              UW-Whitewater


NORTHWOOD

Val Ostrowski          Soccer                 IUPUI

Carlie Salinas           Soccer                Grace

Inger Yoder              Soccer                Bethel

Blake Cleveland       Baseball             Central Michigan

Jonathan Wilkinson Basketball         Hillsdale

Will Steuve                Basketball         Bethel

Morgan Olson          Basketball         Youngstown State

Taylor Fielstra           Basketball         Bethel

Heidi Morganthaler   Golf                  Indiana Wesleyan


PENN

Hunter Clark             Baseball             Eastern Illinois

Colin McNamara     Baseball             Holy Cross College

Jake Thoma              Baseball             Trine

Zach Davis                Wrestling           U.S. Naval Academy

Tim Deal                    Track & Field    Purdue

Thomas Gales           Track & Field    Washington University

Danielle Forbes         Swimming         Toledo

Kim Hochstedler       Swimming       Carnegie Mellon

Wayne Zhang            Swimming        Yale

Mackenzie Joecken   Softball             Cleveland State

Courtney Pepper       Softball             Concordia (Chicago)

Caroline Buhr             Basketball         University of San Diego

Cory Kreiger               Basketball         Anderson University

Christian Wittendorf  Basketball        Merchant Marine Academy

Emily Neice                 Cycling            Marian University

Zach Oakley                Football           Central Michigan

Joel Schaefer               Football           Bryant University

Lauren Pottschmidt   Cross Country Eastern Michigan


SB ADAMS

D'Lan Mose                 Football            University of Indianapolis

Taloni Reese                Basketball        University of Evansville

Jesse Stires                   Football            Siena Heights University

Shaq Vann                   Football            Eastern Michigan


SB WASHINGTON

Tony Fair                      Football             Indiana State


SB RILEY

Ayianna Gaines           Track & Field  Western Michigan

Daigen Morgan           Football           Grand Valley State


SB ST. JOSEPH

Haki Woods                Football             Indiana State


STURGIS

Chance Stewart          Football             Western Michigan


WINAMAC

Levi Schultz                Football              University of Indianapolis