Lincoln-Way Central athletes participate in National Signing Day
Thursday, February 8, 2018

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018 in the Lee F. Rosenquist Theatre at Lincoln-Way Central, parents, coaches, and teachers gathered to recognize fifteen student athletes for their commitment to compete in athletics at the collegiate level.

Athletic Director Matthew Lyke welcomed those in attendance at the National Signing Day Ceremony and spoke highly of the Knight athletes. “The incredible people before you are now part of a very select group,” he said.

Students recognized included:

· Aaron Anderson: Joliet Junior College, Joliet, Illinois – Baseball

· Jim Pattock: Joliet Junior College, Joliet, Illinois – Baseball

· Mike Roat: John Wood Community College, Quincy, Illinois – Baseball

· Ryan Vice: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan – Baseball

· Andrew Hancock: University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana – Baseball

· Mike Morgan: South Dakota State University, Brookings, South Dakota – Football

· Peyton Nigro: Concordia University, Saint Paul, Minnesota – Football

· Michelle Kaczmarek: Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado – Hockey

· Sarah Wilson: Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Softball

· Kylie Kulinski: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Volleyball

· Cassidy Wyman: St. Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois – Volleyball

· Hannah Stacey: St. Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana – Volleyball

· Trey Korbel: Triton College, River Grove, Illinois – Baseball

· Brett Widule: University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, Wisconsin – Football

· Matt Helwig: University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Parkside, Wisconsin – Baseball

“Through hard work in athletics and academics you have been granted the opportunity to pursue your dreams,” said Lyke. “As we are sad to see our seniors go, we are excited about your future in college athletics. We know you will dedicate yourselves as you prepare for the next phase of your life. You will carry your Knight memories with you forever. Congratulations! You are truly deserving.”