Kicker Ricky Drake, a Valencia High graduate, going to UN Reno.
Eight football players from College of the Canyons will continue their collegiate careers at NCAA Division I schools in the fall.
Shawn Johnson, an offensive lineman, will be headed to UCLA, and Ricky Drake, a kicker who went to
High School, will play at the
Defensive back Kenny Brown, who played his high school football at Paraclete in
Lancaster, has decided on UNLV, wide receiver Hayo Carpenter is going to the
Minnesota and Joe Evinger, an offensive lineman who played high school football in
Indiana, is going to the
Defensive lineman Jonathan Hollins from
Louisiana, is going to the
Arizona. Fullback Sean Quinn of
Texas is going to try and walk on at
USC and defensive lineman Dejuan Yates is going to
Four other players from College of the Canyons decided to continue their football careers at Division II or NAIA schools.
Defensive back Kamuela Brito will play at
University, an NAIA school, offensive lineman Ralph Curiel is going to
University, a Division II school, linebacker Steve Gourley is going to
University and wide receiver Nate Jones is going to the
Monticello, a Division II school.
Wednesday was national signing day, when football players can officially announce where they will play in the fall.