Several local athletes signed to play collegiately last week. Here is a list by school:
Lake Norman : Austin Eisenhofer (football, Washington & Lee); Allye Mertes (soccer, UNC Wilmington); Megan Curan (soccer, Gardner-Webb); Lizzie Graham (soccer, Brevard); Connor Donoghue (football, Elon); Hannah Hawks (rowing, Miami, Fla.); Haley Powell (swimming, Florida State); Tyler Hill (swimming, North Carolina); Harrison Honeycutt (wrestling, N.C. State); Jenny Gallagher (track; Elon).
Mooresville : Patrick O'Brien (football, UNC Pembroke); Courtney Smith (soccer, Catawba); Ashley Cress (soccer, Catawba); Ernest Ruffin (football, Wingate); Jake Beaver (baseball, UNC Pembroke); Megan Hillard (softball, UNC Pembroke); Mark Baker (soccer, Montreat).
Pine Lake Prep: Morgan Yaguda (swimming, Queens University of Charlotte).