ROXBURY, NJ - Ten student athletes from Roxbury High School recently signed letters of intent to play NCAA sports at colleges, said the school district.
The sign-ups were displayed during a "virtual celebratory letter signing" ceremony," it said.
“Only about7 percent of high school athletes have the opportunity to play a varsity sport in college," noted Roxbury High School Athletic Director Stuart Mason, congratulating the students.
The student-athletes are joining nationally recognized programs, many for Division 3 programs, in six different sports. Here are the students and the schools they chose:
- Lauren Byrne – Fairleigh Dickinson University Florham Park (Women’s Soccer)
- Meagan Byrne – DeSales University (Women’s Soccer)
- Tony Cacopardo – Centenary University (Softball)
- Lauren Ernst – Montclair University (Women’s Soccer)
- Hana Johnston – Drew University (Field Hockey)
- Travis Kerr – DeSales University (Baseball)
- Camryn Lang – Lock Haven University (Softball)
- Jacob Martinelli – Misericordia University (Men’s Lacrosse)
- Kersti Svenningsen – Muhlenberg University (Softball)
- Autumn-Brook Tucker – College of New Jersey (Women’s Swimming)
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