MORRISTOWN, NJ- A record-high 14 Morristown Colonial Seniors signed their letters of intent Friday morning at Morristown High School if front of their family, friends and coaches. These student athletes committed to colleges and universities ranging from D1 to D3.
“It is very exciting for the school and their families”, said Morristown Athletic Director Smitty Horton. “These kids are great role models, and we encourage them to come back and support Morristown High School and most importantly, bleed maroon.”
Here’s a list of the Morristown Colonials:
Sam Slackman, Bard College (Baseball) .253 career average for Morristown, three doubles, 13 RBI’s. 2018 County Champions
Sam Gutkin, Emerson College (Baseball) .333 average for Morristown, looking for County Repeat in 2019.
Luke Tappen, Muhlenberg College (Wrestling) 31-22 career record at Morristown with 22 pins and 1 major decision.
Patrick Mullen, Northeastern University (Boys Cross County Indoor Track and Field)
Marco Piccolo, Chatham University (Soccer) 4 goals and 1 assist in Morristown career.
Diego Rodriguez, Trinity College (Boys Lacrosse) 44 goals, 29 assists in Morristown career, team-high 27 goals in 2018.
Colin Falk, Franklin & Marshall College (Boys Lacrosse) 29 goals and 10 assists in Morristown career, 2 nd in goals this season.
Sebastian Strauss, Hartwick College (Boys Lacrosse)
Nicholas Strain, Rider University (Boys Cross County Indoor Track and Field)
Brenda Dougherty Vidal, Stockton University (Girls Cross Country Indoor Track and Field)
Kayla Morgan, Wagner College (Track and Field)
Ryan Devaney, Kean College (Football)
Kevin Edwards, Kings College (Football)
Lucas Chiariello, Ramapo College (Boys Cross Country Indoor Track and Field)
“There was a great buzz in the room today,” said Horton. “It was exciting for the younger kids to come out and support their teammates with hopes of being in their position someday.”