Athletes throughout Clay Sign to Play Their Sports in College

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Byline: Brent Beaird

Several Clay County athletes are continuing their sports careers on the college level. Here are some recent signings and or commitments to various colleges:

- Middleburg High School - Mike Williams and Rasheed Oliver signed letters-of-intent to play football at Florida Tech in Melbourne. Corey Armont signed to play football at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton. Also, Coach Rob Justino said Kris Boatwright will sign soon and has narrowed his choices to Reedley College, a junior college near Fresno, Calif.; Webber International University in Central Florida; and North Greenville University in South Carolina.

- Orange Park High School - Matt Robbins signed to play football with The University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn.; Mary Cross and Taylor Burge signed with Broward Community College in Fort Lauderdale to play softball; and Haley McKissack signed a rowing scholarship with Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale.

Also, three Raiders are signing Friday, May 13, to play volleyball - Jasmine Anderson to Florida State College at Jacksonville, Michelle Wanek to Pasco-Hernando Community College in New Port Richey and Chelsea Ferguson to Indian River Community College in Fort Pierce.

- Clay High School- Kaylee Moore signed to play soccer at South Georgia College in Douglas, Ga.; Drew Weeks signed to play baseball at the University of North Florida and Deric Sosa signed to play baseball at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon, Ga.

- Fleming Island High School - Mark Ray signed to play soccer at St. Andrews Presbyterian College in Laurinburg, N.C.

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