NSD '19 good to several area athletes

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- National Signing Day 2019 was good to several of our area High School athletes.

Over at Fulton High School a trio of Falcons signed with Pikeville Univesity in Kentucky. Signing were Michael Hobby, Xavier Malone, & Jashaun Fenderson (Pikeville). Also signing were will DaShaun McKinney with (ETSU), Jeryn Cole and Kenny Buley with (Tusculum).

Over at Bearden, Congratulations to Bulldogs Offensive Lineman fred Cooper. Fred signed scholarship Papers Wednesday morning with Lindsey Wilson College of Kentucky.

Wednesday was also a big signing day over at farragut at 8 different Admiral football players signed letters of intent.

WR/DB Tanner Corum is headed to (Southern Illinois) Tanner led the Admirals’ offense in receiving yards and touchdowns and led the defense in interceptions in 2018.

LB Joey Dietz is headed to nearby (Carson Newman) Joey’s family moved to Farragut from Texas before his junior year in 2017.

RB/DB Isaiah Gibbs will go to school and play at (UT-Martin) Isaiah had a productive season gaining over 900 yards of total offense and scored 10 touchdowns.

WR Jaden Gibbs is also going to (UT-Martin) Jaden led the Admirals with 38 receptions and over 550 yards receiving in 2018.

OL Ethan Gossage (Campbellsville) Ethan started all 13 games as a senior along the offensive line in 2018.

DE Caleb Kuhn (Wheaton College) bound. Caleb anchored the entire defense as he earned Region 1-6A Defensive Player of the Year for 2018.

LB Jake Parson will play for (Carson Newman). Jake moved to Farragut in 2017 during his junior year and absolutely shined as a Senior.

Meanwhile, over at Karns High School congratulations are in order for Congratulations for Lucas Marique for signing today with the University of the Cumberlands.

Congratulations and best of luck to all our young student-athletes who'll be moving on to bigger and brighter things.