Athletes Sign Letters of Intent on National Signing Day 2016

Cypress, TX (February 3, 2016) More than 60 CFISD athletes signed letters of intent to play collegiate athletics for colleges or universities on National Signing Day, Feb. 3.

“The athletics department is proud of the athletic and academic achievements of all of today’s signees,” said Ray Zepeda, associate director of athletics. “It is always amazing to see so many kids representing Cypress-Fairbanks ISD getting a chance to accomplish their dream of continuing to play their sport at the collegiate level. We congratulate our student-athletes and their families on this incredible achievement and look forward to watching them compete at the next level.”

The following CFISD athletes signed or plan to sign letters of intent:

Cy-Fair High School

  • Beau Orlando, baseball – Navarro College;
  • Braden Mann*, football – Texas A&M University;
  • Cody Chrest, football – Harvard University; and
  • Spencer Wright, football – Harding University.

Cypress Creek High School

  • Chance Steverson, football – The Citadel;
  • Myles Williams, football – Evangel University;
  • Taylor Nalbone, soccer – University of Texas at Dallas;
  • Jamie Parmley, softball – Mississippi Valley State University; and
  • Amber Ivy, track and field – Texas A&M University.

Cypress Falls High School

  • Austin Hibbetts, football – Blinn College;
  • Brent Hertel, football – Texas A&M University at Kingsville;
  • Casey Rosellini, football – Texas A&M University at Kingsville;
  • Desmond Hite, football – University of Incarnate Word;
  • Shannon Vaughns, football – Tyler Junior College;
  • Trey Baldwin*, football – University of Missouri;
  • Kaitrin Miller, soccer – University of the Cumberlands;
  • Kyle Dugatt, tennis – Regis College;
  • Kendall Broady, volleyball – Wharton Junior College; and
  • Alyssa Maldonado, wrestling – University of Alberta.

Cypress Ranch High School                                                                                    

  • Garrett Herrman, baseball – Angelina College;
  • Joe Hunter, baseball – Black Hawk College;
  • Marshall Skinner, baseball – Blinn College;
  • Zeke Bear, baseball – Black Hawk College;
  • Cedric Turner, basketball – Arkansas-Pine Bluff University
  • Brayden Stringer, football – Texas Tech University;
  • Collin Rock, football – Southern Methodist University; and
  • Jessica Gerow, soccer – Auburn University.

Cypress Ridge High School

  • D’Angelo Ellis, football – Rice University;
  • Dasharm Newsome, football – Rice University; and
  • Lucky Jeffery, football – Lamar University.

Cypress Springs High School

  • Donell Dunn, football – Abilene Christian University; and
  • Drake Carter, football – Prairie View A&M University.

Cypress Woods High School                                                                                   

  • Derek Schumann, baseball – Black Hawk College;
  • Garrett Gayle, baseball – Rice University;
  • Josh Chavez, baseball – Texas Southern University;
  • Kyle Fowler, baseball – University of Houston;
  • Mason Reames, baseball – Trinity University;
  • RJ Harmon, football – Abilene Christian University;
  • Skylar Schultz, football – Northwestern Oklahoma State University;
  • Jasmine Williams, girls’ basketball – Texas A&M University;
  • Nancy Mulkey, girls’ basketball – University of Oklahoma;
  • Kaley Martin, golf – Texas Lutheran University;
  • Ashley Ayala, soccer – Rose-Hulman Institute of Technlogy;
  • Alyssa Strother, softball – Concordia University;
  • Keely Frazier, softball – Concordia University;
  • Anna Claire Gerletti, tennis – Midwestern State University;
  • Amber Gibson, volleyball – Mercer University;
  • Kaitlyn Budisalovich, volleyball – University of Texas at Tyler; and
  • Slade Schwenke, baseball, Cisco Junior College.

Jersey Village High School                                                                                       

  • Frank Sheehy, baseball – University of Kansas;
  • Aires Gilmore-Gardner, football – Navarro College;
  • Alex Turner, football – East Carolina University;
  • Deshun Qualls, football – Abilene Christian University;
  • Rokeem Paul, football – Texas A&M University at Kingsville;
  • Sigi Mora-Garcia, football – Stephen F. Austin State University; and
  • Danielle Loeblein, soccer – Schreiner University.

Langham Creek High School                                                                                    

  • Narciso Grimaldo, football – Texas A&M University at Kingsville;
  • Quartney Davis, football – Texas A&M University;
  • Tyler Kellar, football – Texas A&M University at Kingsville;
  • Tom Hollis, soccer – Marshall University; and
  • Taylor Hewlett, softball, Grayson College.

* signed early


0203 Sign CyCreek

Sign CyCreek: Cypress Creek athletes (L-R) Chance Steverson, The Citadel football; Jamie Parmley, Mississippi Valley State softball; Amber Ivy, Texas A&M track; Taylor Nalbone, UT-Dallas soccer; and Miles Williams, Evangel football; celebrate signing letters of intent on National Signing Day. (Photo by Abby Akard, Cypress Creek HS)