Prep Signing Day 2012

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NAME: Eunice Yi

HIGH SCHOOL: Lakeside

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Augusta State University

NAME: Emmanuel Kountakis

HIGH SCHOOL: Lakeside

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Mercer University

Lakeside golfers Eunice Yi and Emmanuel Kountakis sign letters of intent at Lakeside. Yi signed to play for Augusta State University and Kountakis signed with Mercer University. SCOTT ROUCH/STAFF

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NAME: Eunice Yi

HIGH SCHOOL: Lakeside

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Augusta State University

FILE/STAFF

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NAME: Ashlan Ramsey

Former Martinez resident

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Clemson

Ashlan Ramsey watched her tee shot on No. 8 during the Charles Howell III Junior Championship at West Lake Country Club in 2009. FILE/STAFF

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NAME: McKenzie Talbert

HIGH SCHOOL: North Augusta

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Clemson

McKenzie Talbert makes a face after her second shot approaching the No. 10 green during the final round of the Vaughn Taylor Golf Tournament at Jones Creek Golf Club in July. SARA CALDWELL/FILE

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NAME: Jessica Hoang

HIGH SCHOOL: North Augusta

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: USC Aiken

NAME: Jessica Hoang

HIGH SCHOOL: North Augusta

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Clemson

North Augusta's JoJo Higgenbottom and Jessica Hoang sign to USC Aiken and Clemson. WAYNE STAATS/STAFF

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NAME: Jessica Hoang

HIGH SCHOOL: North Augusta

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: Clemson

Jessica Hoang tees off on No. 12 during the final round of the Vaughn Taylor Golf Tournament at Jones Creek Golf Club in July. SARA CALDWELL/FILE

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NAME: Greyson Sigg

HIGH SCHOOL: Academy of Richmond County

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: University of Georgia

Greyson Sigg smiles as he is congratulated by his brother, William (left), and mother and father, Karen and David, after signing a letter of intent to play golf for the University of Georgia in the media center of the Academy of Richmond County. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF. View more photos here.

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NAME: Greyson Sigg

HIGH SCHOOL: Academy of Richmond County

SPORT: Golf

COLLEGE: University of Georgia

Richmond Academy's Greyson Sigg putts on the No. 8 green during the Class AAA boys golf championships at the Augusta Country Club on May 7. SARA CALDWELL/FILE

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NAME: Taylor Widener

HIGH SCHOOL: Washington County

SPORT: Basketball

COLLEGE: North Carolina

Washington County's Allisha Gray put up a shot in a semi-final game against Hephzibah at the regional basketball tournament in February. SARA CALDWELL/FILE

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NAME: Savanna Gladue

HIGH SCHOOL: Evans

SPORT: Softball

COLLEGE: Armstrong Atlantic

Lakeside's Jess Ellis can't get the tag on Evans' Savanna Gladue (right) as she slides into second. JIM BLAYLOCK/FILE

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NAME: Lindsay Crute

HIGH SCHOOL: John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School

SPORT: Rowing

COLLEGE: University of Tulsa

Lindsay Crute, of John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School, signs her letter of intent with Tulsa as her parents, Jackie and Thomas Crute, watch. CHRIS GAY/STAFF

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NAME: Lindsay Crute

HIGH SCHOOL: John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School

SPORT: Rowing

COLLEGE: University of Tulsa

Lindsay Crute, of John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School signed to row for the Tulsa crew team. CHRIS GAY/STAFF

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NAME: Bryce Saunders

HIGH SCHOOL: Aiken

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: Francis Marion

NAME: Travonte Roberts

HIGH SCHOOL: Aiken

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: Liberty

NAME: Tyler Smith

HIGH SCHOOL: Aiken

SPORT: Volleyball

COLLEGE: Wingate

Aiken athletes Bryce Saunders (from left), Travonte Roberts and Tyler Smith sign letters of intent Thursday. WAYNE STAATS/STAFF

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NAME: Tyler Smith

HIGH SCHOOL: Aiken

SPORT: Volleyball

COLLEGE: Wingate

Tyler Smith (right) goes to block a spike during a volleyball game between Aiken High School and White Knoll in October. SARA CALDWELL/FILE

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NAME: Taylor McChesney

HIGH SCHOOL: Evans High School

SPORT: Softball

COLLEGE: Augusta State University

Evans' Taylor McChesney (center) relaxes after signing her letter of intent to play softball at Augusta State University Wednesday at the school's media center. Joining McChesney were, front row, left to right: Beth Williamson (mother), father Scott McChesney, and brother Landon Beale. Back row, left to right: Leigh Collins, Josh Williamson, Des Kayea, Evans head softball coach Colette Cassedy, Heather Jones, brother Mason McChesney and Paul Ticherhoff. SCOTT ROUCH/STAFF

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NAME: Khadijiah Cave

HIGH SCHOOL: Laney High School

SPORT: Basketball

COLLEGE: Baylor University

Laney's Khadijiah Cave looks to pass the ball as she is pressured by Lovett's Tatianna Jackson (left) and Taquajah Cannady at the Macon Coliseum in March. Cave signed a scholarship offer with Baylor University on Nov. 14. MICHAEL HOLAHAN/STAFF

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NAME: Khadijiah Cave

HIGH SCHOOL: Laney High School

SPORT: Basketball

COLLEGE: Baylor University

Laney's Khadijiah Cave signed a scholarship offer with Baylor University on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

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NAME: Taylor Widener

HIGH SCHOOL: South Aiken High School

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: University of South Carolina

NAME: Cory Bryant

HIGH SCHOOL: South Aiken High School

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: USC Aiken

South Aiken baseball players Taylor Widener (center left) and Cory Bryant sign letters of intent Wednesday. Widener is bound for the University of South Carolina, while Bryant will stay closer to home at USC Aiken. JOHN BOYETTE/STAFF

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NAME: Taylor Widener

HIGH SCHOOL: South Aiken High School

SPORT: Baseball

COLLEGE: University of South Carolina

South Aiken's Taylor Widener was named the South Carolina baseball player of the year. FILE/STAFF

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NAME: James Webb

SPORT: Basketball

COLLEGE: Boise State University

North Idaho College freshman basketball player James Webb signs a letter of intent with Boise State University with NIC Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jared Phay next to him. Webb is from Augusta. SPECIAL

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NAME: Emily Veihman

SCHOOL: Alleluia Community School

SPORT: Volleyball

COLLEGE: Columbus State University

Emily Veihman, from the Alleluia Community School, signed a letter of intent today to play volleyball for Columbus State University. Emily will play for coach Casey Cornett who has been hired to bring volleyball back to CSU after a 29 year hiatus. Emily is the daughter of Jan and Laurie Veihman. Emily was an all-state selection in the ICSGA and was a member of the runner up team in the state 2A volleyball tournament. She has also played locally for the CSRA Heat volleyball program.

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