Congratulations to the Grace Prep competition cheer squad who placed third in Division 2, Large Squads at the TAPPS State Cheer Competition held in Belton this week! Additionally, several members earned individual honors and all-state accolades: 1st Team All-State Hope Scarborough Phoebe Schuch 2nd Team All-State Ashtyn Houston Grace Barker All-State Honorable Mention Jaylah Suggs Top 4 in Individual Jumps Hope Scarborough
Six Grace Prep student-athletes signed letters of intent on Wednesday to continue their athletic careers in college. The group represented three sports and signed with six different colleges and universities. Claire Bullington will continue her volleyball career at the University of North Alabama, a Division I school and member of the Atlantic Sun Conference. Maci Stewart will attend Dallas Baptist University and participate in both stunt and sideline cheer for the Patriots. Four players from the football team will also continue their playing careers. Quinton Browder will join the Bison of Oklahoma Baptist University, a member of Division II’s Great American Conference, as a linebacker. D.J. Oats has signed to play running back for the the Pac-12’s University of Colorado Buffaloes. Kameron Stokes will compete for the Memphis Tigers of the American Athletic Conference as a defensive back. Matthew Tucker will head to Wheaton College, a DIII member of the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin, to play slot back. Congratulations to these student-athletes and their families!