MISSOURI HIGH SCHOOL SIGNINGS
Athlete; School; Sport; College
Darian Frost;Blue Springs;softball;Missouri State
All-state catcher batted .442 and threw out eight of 10 base stealers.
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Lonnie Groves;Blue Springs;softball;Rockhurst
Shortstop noted for strong throwing arm also batted .389.
Kane Harmon;Blue Springs;track;Northwest Missouri State
Part of the Wildcats’ 4x400 relay team, which placed fourth at state.
Erin Keeney;Blue Springs;softball;Washburn
Infielder was source of power with six home runs and 10 doubles.
Alexis Koop;Blue Springs;softball;Central Missouri
Four-year letter winner is capable of playing infield or outfield.
Morgan McMahan;Blue Springs;softball;Truman State
First baseman made only one error in two years and batted .329.
Lindsey Meyer;Blue Springs;swimming;South Dakota
Placed 10th in state in 50-yard freestyle last season.
Stephen Mugeche;Blue Springs;track/cross country;Arkansas
Distance runner won Class 4 cross country state title on Saturday.
Mariah Peters;Blue Springs;golf;Western Illinois
Won Class 2 state golf championship and led Wildcats to team title.
Alexis Reid;Blue Springs;softball;Kansas
All-state pitcher was 26-2 and blasted 11 home runs.
Ashley Sturman;Blue Springs;swimming;Drury
Collected a pair of top-six finishes in state swim meet.
Kayla Canon;Blue Springs South;swimming;Birmingham Southern
Placed 16th in the 100 backstroke at last year’s state meet.
Conner Davis;Blue Springs South;baseball;Creighton
Right-hander led Jaguars with 14 appearances and 1.17 ERA.
Riley Dovel;Blue Springs South;track/cross country;Lindenwood
Capped high school career by qualifying for Missouri Class 4 state meet.
Ethan Frazier;Blue Springs South;baseball;Nebraska
Right-handed pitcher had 1.75 ERA and 1.40 ERA last two seasons.
Ashton Henson;Blue Springs South;track/cross country;Pittsburg State
All-state runner placed 11th at Class 4 cross country state meet.
Grace Klausen;Blue Springs South;track/cross country;Arkansas
Distance runner took fourth at Class 4 cross country state meet.
Cloe Lane;Blue Springs South;basketball;Florida A&M
Post player averaged better than 13 points per game last season.
Colton Larkins;Blue Springs South;baseball;Crowder
Left-handed pitcher was 3-1 last spring with a 2.07 ERA.
Catelyn Orel;Blue Springs South;gymnastics;Nebraska
Qualified for Junior Olympic Nationals as Level 10 gymnast.
Kevin Puryear;Blue Springs South;basketball;Missouri
Forward averaged 19.2 points and 8.6 rebounds per game.
Nathaniel Reyes-Scheuerman;Blue Springs South;lacrosse;Brevard College
Attacker will add significant offense to program that opened last year.
Allie Steinhauser;Blue Springs South;diving;Lindenwood
Finished 11th in Missouri state diving competition as junior.
Hannah Tolliver;Blue Springs South;softball;Baker
Speedy outfielder was second team all-conference selection.
Lauren Voyles;Blue Springs South;tennis;William Jewell
Senior specialized in doubles play with Jaguars this fall.
Nick Alvarado;Grain Valley;baseball;Illinois State
Hard-throwing right-hander will lead Eagles pitching staff this spring.
Six-time state champion won 200 and 100 dash titles two straight seasons.
Ashanti Hutton;Grandview;track;Northern Illinois
A 400-meter dash specialist owns Missouri and Kansas state titles in event.
Reagan Osborn;Harrisonville;softball;Missouri-St. Louis
Four-time all-conference pick had career .428 average and .480 on-base pct.
Recorded top-five finishes in 100 breaststroke and 200 IM at state meet.
Noah Arni;Lee’s Summit;baseball;Central Missouri
Right-handed pitcher also serves as a right fielder for the Tigers.
Bailey Baird;Lee’s Summit;softball;Central Missouri
Shortstop hit eight home runs and led state champions in hits and average.
Hailey Criswell;Lee’s Summit;volleyball;Missouri Valley
Middle hitter led team in blocks this fall and was second in kills.
Brittany Kendall;Lee’s Summit;softball;Central Missouri
Speedy outfielder reached base at a 42-percent clip this year.
Ryan Laddish;Lee’s Summit;baseball;Northwest Missouri
Power-hitting first baseman is an intimidating presence in batter’s box.
Emma Lock;Lee’s Summit;volleyball;South Carolina
Outside hitter was a go-to player and led team in kills.
Alexis Parker;Lee’s Summit;softball;Nebraska-Omaha
Senior season included 15 extra-base hits and an average near .400.
Kennedy Plude;Lee’s Summit;gymnastics;Kent State
Placed 18th in all around at 2013 Junior Olympic Nationals.
Emily Robinson;Lee’s Summit;softball;Central Missouri
Pitched the Tigers to two straight Class 4 state championships.
Bray Dempsey;Lee’s Summit North;softball;Central Methodist
First baseman posted a .385 on-base percentage with five doubles.
Nick Gavin;Lee’s Summit North;baseball;William Jewell
Catcher can provide power from a primarily defensive position.
Jenny Krause;Lee’s Summit North;tennis;Washburn
Key player in the Broncos’ state-championship run last season.
Keegan McCormick;Lee’s Summit North;wrestling;Missouri
Placed fifth in Class 4 145-pound bracket as junior and won 37 matches.
Zach Ours;Lee’s Summit North;baseball;Arkansas-Little Rock
Right-hander sits in upper 80s with fastball and mixes in quality curveball.
Camryn Parnell;Lee’s Summit North;tennis;Nebraska-Kearney
Finished second at state in Class 2 doubles back-to-back seasons.
Cole Persell;Lee’s Summit North;baseball;Rockhurst
Middle infielder is a line-drive hitter with some pop and gap power.
De’Jionae Calloway;Lee’s Summit West;basketball;Texas State
Shot 58 percent from the floor in her junior season.
Kailin Cordes;Lee’s Summit West;volleyball;Baker
Dependable rotation player who added a lot of varsity experience to Titans.
Jarred Dixon;Lee’s Summit West;basketball;Missouri State
Hybrid guard will be the go-to scorer in the Titans' offense this season.
Austin Eveler;Lee’s Summit West;wrestling;Missouri
The 132-pounder won the Class 4 state title and finished 48-3 as a junior.
Logan Geha;Lee’s Summit West;baseball;Missouri State
Catcher excels defensively and possesses a strong throwing arm.
Jack Hazlett;Lee’s Summit West; baseball;Lindenwood
Left-handed swinging outfielder also offers innings on the mound.
Ryan Kayhill;Lee’s Summit West;baseball;Drury
Small in stature, but he’s a versatile fielder with a high contact rate.
Carlisa May;Lee’s Summit West;volleyball;Arkansas State
Titans’ leading outside hitter is Evelyn Gates Award finalist.
Carson Pickard;Lee’s Summit West;baseball;Pittsburg State
Second team all-conference pick is an athletic infielder with range.
Madison Price;Lee’s Summit West;softball;Emporia State
Shortstop hit for a career .295 average and had .945 fielding percentage.
John Privitera;Lee’s Summit West;baseball;Missouri State
Left-handed hitting infielder supplies surprising gap-to-gap power.
Brooke Renshaw;Lee’s Summit West;volleyball;Baker
Defensive specialist, noted for ball control, served as the Titans’ libero.
Brady Kaplan;Liberty North;baseball;Missouri Western
Outfielder batted .426 with four home runs, 14 doubles and 36 RBIs.
Brian Sharp;Liberty North;baseball;Missouri
Third baseman batted .453 with three home runs, nine doubles and 25 RBIs.
Jenna Bolton;Notre Dame de Sion;softball;Pittsburg State
Four-year letter winner was also a four-time all-district selection.
Michaela Henne;Notre Dame de Sion;tennis;Creighton
Three-time state qualifier won Missouri Class 2 doubles state title.
Meghan Kearney;Notre Dame de Sion;track;Drake
Took seventh place in Missouri Class 4 800-meter race at state.
Hector Solorio;Oak Park;soccer;Niagara
Midfielder has been a part of Sporting Kansas City Academy.
Evan Wilson;Oak Park;baseball; William Jewell
Outfielder has speed to burn and is menace on base paths.
Colston DiBlasi;Park Hill;wrestling;Iowa State
Captured Class 4 152-pound state title with 44-3 record.
Riana Everidge;Park Hill;basketball;Nevada
Wing player averaged 20 points and eight rebounds per game.
Ke-Shawn Hayes;Park Hill;wrestling;Ohio State
Ranked third in nation at 138 pounds and won Class 4 state title.
Veronique Johnson;Park Hill;softball;Illinois State
Struck out 165 batters, second most in school history for single season.
Olivia Nowakowski;Park Hill;volleyball;Northwest Missouri
Three-time team MVP was second team all-state selection.
Louis Reinmiller;Park Hill;basketball;Central Missouri
Averaged 9.2 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game.
Landry Shamet;Park Hill;basketball;Wichita State
The 6-4 point guard averaged 20.1 points per game as junior.
Preston Fleenor; Pembroke Hill; golf; Missouri
Finished seventh and led Raiders to a team state title last year.
Melissa Ditter;Platte County;volleyball;Briarcliff
All-conference selection recorded 207 kills and 114 digs this fall.
Jessie Hoover;Platte County;softball;Central Arkansas
All-state selection led the Pirates in hits, doubles and average.
Teryn Scott;Platte County;volleyball;Cowley County CC
Defensive specialist will play in the MO/KAN All-Star match Sunday.
Courtney Seymour;Platte County;softball;North Central Missouri
Reached base at a 37 percent clip for the state runners-up.
Mickey Trimble;Platte County;volleyball;Fort Scott CC
Three-year letter winner had 368 assists, 118 digs and 24 aces this fall.
Alex Burris;Pleasant Hill;softball;Benedictine
All-conference outfielder had a .510 on-base percentage this season.
Bailey Fidler;Pleasant Hill;softball;Central Methodist
Had two hits and scored game-winning run in sectional win.
Kasey Reed;Pleasant Hill;baseball;Oklahoma Wesleyan
Third baseman can also provide valuable innings on mound.
Erika Carvan;Raymore-Peculiar;softball;William Jewell
Third baseman was voted team’s defensive most valuable player.
Sydnie Harmon;Raymore-Peculiar;softball;Central Methodist
Three-year starter batted .422 for her career, fifth best in school history.
Skyler Hime;Raymore-Peculiar;softball;Central Methodist
Outfielder finished career as school’s all-time hits leader with 148.
Morgan Wilson;Raymore-Peculiar;gymnastics;Arizona State
Placed fifth in vault at 2015 Junior Olympic Nationals.
Four-year letterman recorded more than 400 career strikeouts.
Led Blue Jays in assists this fall, with nearly four per set.
Luke Ritter;Rockhurst;baseball;Wichita State
Middle infielder will be a force in the middle of lineup this spring.
Ben Whetstone;Rockhurst;baseball;Missouri State
His 6-5 frame gives him a fearsome presence on the mound.
Ashley Caldarella;Staley;softball;Missouri Southern
Corner infielder provided a reliable bat for Falcons, who finished 22-5.
Payton Herman;Staley;softball;Central Arkansas
All-conference pitcher fired a no-hitter in a district semifinal win.
Kinsey Kiser;Staley;softball;Mid-America Nazarene
All-conference outfielder also plays point guard on basketball team.
Jenna Bresette;St. Pius X;gymnastics;Alabama
Gymnast was crowned the 2013 Missouri Level 10 state champion.
Mireya Ramirez;St. Teresa’s Academy;volleyball;St. Francis College
Led the Stars with 224 digs and 259 serves received this year.
Brooke VunCannon;Truman;softball;Truman State
All-conference shortstop was a mainstay in lineup for three seasons.
Abby Summers;West Platte;softball;Florida International
Voted by coaches as the top pitcher in Missouri Class 2 this season.
Kyana Mason;William Chrisman;softball;Missouri State
All-region infielder helped the Bears to 11 victories.
Sabrina Monsees;Winnetonka;track/cross country;Tulsa
Versatile runner placed second in Class 4 800-meter race at state.
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