|College Choices 2004
where the TFX athletes in the class of 2004 will go to college
Donna's Scholar-Athlete Guide
Early signing period (Nov 12-19) opens with a flurry of signings by national stars
Nov 14, 2003 -- We have 60 College Choices 2004 already. The first day was for USC's -- South Carolina and Southern California. South Carolina was quick out of the blocks with signatures from three sprint stars Natasha Hastings (A.P. Randolph NY), Shalonda Solomon (Poly Long Beach CA), and Nikeshia Brown (Hempstead NY), plus Texas and World Youth Games hurdle champion Jason Richardson (Cedar Hill TX).
Tennessee got three top sprinters in Courtney Champion (Collins Hill GA), Cleo Tyson (Huntsville TX), and LaTonya Loche (Bastrop LA).
Stanford was also busy with five signings: Lindsay Allen (College Park CA, distance), Hakon Devries (John Jay NY, distance), Erica McLain (Plano East TX, jumps), Shannon Bergstedt (Hopkins MN, distance) and Melissa Yunghans (Orange Lutheran CA, throws).
First day signings also included Ryan Deak (Smoky Hill CO) and Liza Pasciuto (Murrieta Valley CA) by U. of Colorado, Selena Sappleton (A.P. Randolph NY) and Andrew Johnson (North Hills PA) by Pittsburgh, Mt. SAC champion Rachel Bryan (Laguna Creek CA) by Tulane, and 2002 Foot Locker finalist Caitlin Chock (Granite Bay CA) by Richmond.