A dozen Tornadoes sign letters of intent on National Signing Day

Following a successful senior year on the fields and court, 12 Laurel Tornado athletes signed letters of intent with various colleges around the state as part of National Signing Day.

Laurel High School football standout Harris Hauenstein signed a letter of intent with Pearl River Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Susan Hauenstein, Harris Hauenstein, father Jay Hauenstein, (standing) uncle Michael Liebaert, aunt Ruth Hauenstein, grandfather Homer Harris, grandmother Diane Harris, brother Jacob Hauenstein, grandmother Margie Hauenstein and grandfather Carey Hauenstein.

Laurel High School football standout D’Anthony Page signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College. Pictured (seated) are his mother Damita Page, D’Anthony Page, grandmother Lynda Portis, (standing) aunt Anna Shelby, brother Dericco Barlow, adopted grandmother Margie Gaddy, cousin Chance Williams, stepmother Janet Cooley and St. Elmo Baptist Church Pastor Richard Ward.

Laurel High School football standout Darius Townsend signed a letter of intent with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his father Samuel Burnside, Darius Townsend, mother Williemae Burnside, (standing) sister Diamond Burnside, brother Zebedee Townsend holding nephew Kemoney McCann, girlfriend Alexis Lewis, brother Joshua Townsend and sister Raveen Nobles holding nephew C.J. Nobles.

Laurel High School football standout Tyquan Ulmer signed a letter of intent with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his aunt Melanie Ulmer, Tyquan Ulmer, mother Cassandra Lofton, (standing) cousin Nigel Longmire, cousin Kaleel Ulmer, godmother Shannon Clark and cousin Gerald Collier.

Laurel High School football standout Dontario Drummond signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Alma Jackson, Dontario Drummond, father Kelvin Chinn, (standing) brother Kason Chinn, second mother Nicki Leggett and sister Jaquasia Porter.

Laurel High School football standout Jalon Thigpen signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of national Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Nashawnda Thigpen, Jalon Thigpen, father Richard Thigpen, (standing) sister Ashanti Thigpen and brother Tyriek Thigpen.

Laurel High School soccer standout Yorch Atencio signed a letter of intent with Meridian Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his brother Jonathan Atencio, Yorch Atencio, mother Teresa Castillo, (standing) Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Youth Minister Suzie Middleton, friend Allison Smith, sister Jiana Atencio, girlfriend Doris Velasquez and LHS Soccer Coach Julio Martinez.

Laurel High School football standout Jevah Jones signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Sarita Jones, Jevah Jones, aunt Melica Jones, (standing row 1) sister Santana Moore, niece Teah Henderson, niece Amari Martin, nephew Bentley Mitchell, brother Craig Henderson, sister Jykeria Jones, girlfriend Raylen Jordan holding niece Cambri Henderson, (standing row 2) nephew Kordaeus Nixon, cousin Troymain Crosby, stepfather Ronald McCullum, cousin princess Henderson, sister Tesha Henderson, brother Joshua Jones and cousin Brandon Gordon.

Laurel High School soccer standout Henry Shade signed a letter of intent with Meridian Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his aunt Alma Jackson, Henry Shade, mother Lenita Shade, (standing) girlfriend Johany Guerra and brother Travis Shade.

Laurel High School football standout Anthony Jones signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Erica King, Anthony Jones, aunt Sarita Jones, (standing) cousin Santana Moore, cousin Amari Moore, cousin Bentley Mitchell, cousin Jykeria Jones, cousin Brandon Gordon, (standing back) cousin Kordaeous Nixon, friend Princess Henderson and cousin Joshua Jones.

Laurel High School football standout Matthew Tillman signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Angela Tillman holding duaghter Madalynn Tillman, Matthew Tillman, LHS Basketball Coach Marcus Price, (standing) sister Alexis Keyes, friend Keshun Arrington, girlfriend Antwanika McGruder and friend Clifton McGruder.

Laurel High School basketball standout Damichael Brown signed a letter of intent with Jones County Junior College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Darmita White, Damichael Brown, father Jerry White, (standing) brother Jamarcus Jordan and sister Jamiresh Jordan.

 

Additional photos with School Administrators and the athletes. 

Laurel High School football standout Harris Hauenstein signed a letter of intent with Pearl River Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Susan Hauenstein, Harris Hauenstein, father Jay Hauenstein, (standing) Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson, Principal Jeannine Agee, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II and Head Football Coach Todd Breland.

Laurel High School football standout D’Anthony Page signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College. Pictured (seated) are his mother Damita Page, D’Anthony Page, grandmother Lynda Portis, (standing) Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson,  Principal Jeannine Agee, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Head Football Coach Todd Breland, and Offensive Line Coaches Buddy Duke and William Clay.

Laurel High School football standout Darius Townsend signed a letter of intent with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his father Samuel Burnside, Darius Townsend, mother Williemae Burnside, (standing) Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Principal Jeannine Agee, Head Football Todd Breland and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School football standout Tyquan Ulmer signed a letter of intent with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his aunt Melanie Ulmer, Tyquan Ulmer, mother Cassandra Lofton, (standing) Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Principal Jeannine Agee, Head Football Coach Todd Breland, Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School football standout Dontario Drummond signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Alma Jackson, Dontario Drummond, father Kelvin Chinn, (standing) Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Principal Jeannine Agee, Head Football Coach Todd Breland, Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson, Wide Receiver Coach Kylan Pollard and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School football standout Jalon Thigpen signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of national Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Nashawnda Thigpen, Jalon Thigpen, father Richard Thigpen, (standing) Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Principal Jeannine Agee, Head Football Coach Todd Breland, Ninth Grade Principal Jaymar Jackson and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School soccer standout Yorch Atencio signed a letter of intent with Meridian Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Youth Minister Suzie Middleton , Yorch Atencio, mother Teresa Castillo, (standing) Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, Athletic Director Todd Breland, Principal Jeannine Agee and Head Soccer Coach Julio Martinez.

Laurel High School football standout Jevah Jones signed a letter of intent with East Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Sarita Jones, Jevah Jones, aunt Melica Jones, (standing) Head Football Coach Todd Breland, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges,  II, Wide Receiver Coach Kylan Pollard and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School soccer standout Henry Shade signed a letter of intent with Meridian Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his aunt Alma Jackson, Henry Shade, mother Lenita Shade, (standing) Athletic Director Todd Breland, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, Assistant Principal Larry Rayburn and Head Soccer Coach Julio Martinez.

Laurel High School football standout Anthony Jones signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Erica King, Anthony Jones, aunt Sarita Jones, (standing) Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Assistant Principal Larry Rayburn, Head Football Coach Todd Breland and Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price.

Laurel High School football standout Matthew Tillman signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Angela Tillman, Matthew Tillman, LHS Basketball Coach Marcus Price, (standing) Athletic Director Todd Breland, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II and Assistant Principal Larry Rayburn.

Laurel High School basketball standout Damichael Brown signed a letter of intent with Jones County Junior College as part of National Signing Day. Pictured (seated) are his mother Darmita White, Damichael Brown, father Jerry White, (standing) Athletic Director Todd Breland, Assistant Principal Leander Bridges, II, Head Basketball Coach Marcus Price and Assistant Principal Larry Rayburn.

 

 

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