5 more area athletes to sign with colleges 16 Nov 11

Five more area high school athletes are signing their national letters of intent today to play college sports. In Glencoe Silver Lake, Softball star Jackie Stifter will sign today with North Dakota State. Over in Hutchinson, four athletes will sign. Brianne Stamer will play volleyball for St. Cloud State University, Ellie Van De Steeg will play volleyball for Minnesota State Mankato, while Courtney Fox will also play volleyball and sign with Bemidji State University. Sara Carlson will sign for Girls Hockey, and will be attending division 1 New Hampshire. The five athletes today, join the three others from the area that signed last week. Nichole Wittman of Hutchinson signed with D1 Northern Illinois for Hoops, Waconia basketball star Lauren Deadrick signed with Northern State, and Waconia’s Samantha Schnyder went to Minnesota Duluth for softball.