Wednesday, Nov. 9 marked the first day of the early signing period for high school senior student-athletes to make their college commitments, and seven River Falls seniors put pen to paper to make their choices official during a ceremony in the high school commons. Sitting from left are Abi Banitt (volleyball; Southern University-Edwardsville), Ellery Ottem (swimming; University of South Carolina) and Morgan Kealy (volleyball; St. Thomas University). Standing are Keenan Mork (baseball; University of Notre Dame), Brianna Brathol (volleyball; Kent State University), Avery Amidon (softball; Bemidji State University) and Jaren Schwantz (baseball; Winona State University). Submitted photo.

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