Eleven graduating senior athletes at Gardendale High School were honored Thursday night in the school's annual scholarship signing ceremony.
The signees include:
- Sydney Anderson, cheerleading, Shelton State Community College, Tuscaloosa
- Jesse Blackburn, football, Muuray (Ky.) State
- Chris Blakey, baseball, Wallace State-Hanceville Junior College
- Bragan Burns, softball, Southern Mississippi
- Chelsey Deloney, softball, Belmont, Nashville
- Jordan Howard, football, UAB
- Trey Evans, basketball, Bishop State Junior College, Mobile
- Connor Reed, football, Jacksonville State
- Christian Riley, football, Point University, West Point, Ga.
- Ryan Tallmage, academic (football), Birmingham-Southern
- Kayla Watts, cheerleading, Alabama State
The annual ceremony was held before a near-capacity crowd in the school cafeteria.