Madras High grads sign letters of intent
A trio of Madras High School girls basketball players have signed letters of intent to play college ball.
Jayden Davis will play at College of Marin in Kentfield, California. DaRia White will play at Butte College in Oroville, California, and Kathryce Danzuka will play at College of the Redwoods in Eureka, California.
College of Marin is a community college that competes in the Bay Valley Conference. Butte College, which is also a community college, plays in the Golden Valley Conference, while College of the Redwoods also plays in the Golden Valley Conference.
Davis and Danzuka were first team all-Tri Valley Conference this past season, with Davis earning Player of the Year. White was a second-team selection.
The trio led the Buffs to the league title.
Madras High School middle linebacker and running back Jeremiah Smith has signed a letter of intent to play football at West Hills Community College in Coalinga, California.
The community college plays in California's Central Valley Conference.
Smith earned the Tri-Valley's Defensive Player of the Year honor.
Madras High School graduate Seth Colton has signed a letter of intent to play football at George Fox University in Newberg.
George Fox plays in the NCAA Division III Northwest Conference.
Colton is expected to play defensive end at George Fox, where he plans to study mechanical engineering.
"I thought that would be a good fit for me, Colton said. "I think it's a great opportunity for me to get out of Madras and see what else is out there, play football and get a degree while doing it."
Madras High School softball star Delaney Vibbert has signed a letter of intent to play softball at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City.
Vibbert played both shortstop and second base while at Madras. She led the Buffs in batting average.
"I just have to thank all my coaches, family, friends, and parents," Vibbert said. "Definitely all those who have helped me. Obviously I am very blessed to continue playing. I'm very excited and looking forward to it."
Vibbert, who plans on studying to become a veterinarian technician, has received a half scholarship from Clackamas Community College. She was first team all-league in the Tri-Valley this spring.
Madras High School graduate Harlee David has recently signed a letter of intent to play soccer at College of the Siskiyous in Yreka, California.
College of the Siskiyous plays in the Golden Valley Conference.
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