National Signing Day at Bishop Kenny
Two Bishop Kenny student athletes signed college scholarships on National signing day, held on Wednesday, November 17. With the exception of football players, senior athletes who have college scholarship offers can sign in this early signing period. Football players and other scholarship athletes have the opportunity to sign in December and February.
Mackenna Gregory signed to play soccer for East Carolina University. Gregory will be a center forward at East Carolina which was the same position she played on the 2020 State 4A Championship team at BK. Gregory said, “Playing high school soccer has been a wonderful experience for me bringing many new close friendships that I will cherish throughout my life.” She is a strong student and when not playing soccer works part time at a local restaurant.
Maddie Millar signed to play basketball for the University of North Florida. Millar is the team captain and has been on the varsity team for four years as a guard. She stated, “Playing high school basketball has taught me many life lessons and I am thankful for my education at BK because it made me into the person I am today on and off the court.” Millar has a rigorous academic schedule and is very involved in school activities. She is a Kairos leader and also a member of Drug Free Duval Youth Co-Lab. Millar plans to pursue a degree in business and integrate her future career with basketball.
Pictured: Mackenna Gregory and Maddie Millar