Bearden's Sobota signs with Kentucky

Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Josh Sobota of Bearden high school is the reigning Tennessee Track
Gatorade Athlete of the Year and as of today, he's also a Kentucky Wildcat.

In front of his family and friends, Josh signed his letter of intent with the Wildcats, picking Kentucky over North Carolina. A state champion in the shot put, Sobota, one of the most sought after athletes in the country, has all his goals in sight telling Local-8 Sports after the signing, " goals in college are to win several NCAA titles and then maybe in the future go on to the Olympics but first of all baby steps , I'm just thinking about NC-double-A title right now."

Congratulations to Josh who's also earned High School All American honors while at Bearden.