ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO/WQRF)–It was an afternoon for signing and celebrating Wednesday at Rockford Lutheran High School. Nine student-athletes signed with colleges and universities.

They are as follows:
Donavyn Sales-boys basketball-Kishwaukee College
Heaven Johnson-girls basketball-Kishwaukee College
Jaycie Sheehan-volleyball-Purdue Northwest
Kylie Wilhelmi-volleyball-Birmingham Southern
Remington Vincent-volleyball-St. Mary’s
Morgan Kimberly-volleyball-Rock Valley
Sarah Ziegler-volleyball-Rock Valley
Brooke Soles-track & field-UW-Parkside
Kristin Rundle-Golf-Augustana

“I’ve wanted to compete in college due to COVID and everything that happened (in high school), but I’m super excited to be competing for UW-Parkside, said Soles.

“It’s very exciting. It’s like a dream come true,” said Johnson. “I’ve always wanted to play basketball in college.”

“It’s so special that we all got to sign together,” said Rundle. “That was really exciting, and I’m super proud of everybody.” “The fact that I can celebrate this with my friends and family and my school is just so fun, and I’m really excited for these next four years,” said Wilhelmi.