At Spring Signings, Senior Athletes Commit to College Athletics

At Spring Signings, Senior Athletes Commit to College Athletics

Two wrestlers from the CBHS state championship wrestling team will continue their athletic career in college with their commitment during the school's second Spring Signing Day, held April 25 in the Brothers Development Center. Tommy Brackett, the son of Tom and Lisa Brackett of Eads, will wrestle at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Michigan. Grayson Walthall, son of Buzz and Pam Walthall of Cordova, will compete at Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN.

Head wrestling coach Derek Harrison, assistant John Michael Simpson, former assistant Rusty Morris, and athletic director Mike Kelly attended the ceremony, along with teammates, family, and friends.

At the April 18 Spring Signing Day, eight Christian Brothers High School seniors committed to continuing their athletic careers  at the college level.  The ceremony was held on Wednesday, April 11, at the CBHS Brothers Development Center. The student-athletes are: Garrett Stallings (Water Skiing), University of Louisiana-Monroe; James Pearce (Soccer),  University of Evansville; DC Cummings (Soccer), University of Charleston; Jones Casper (Football), Hendrix College; Nic Cantu (Football), University of Mississippi; Jarret Fowlkes (Baseball), Southwest Tennessee Community College;  Spencer Jenkins (Golf), University of Central Arkansas; and Marshall Daniel (Golf), U.S. Military Academy, West Point.

CBHS soccer head coach Nick Glaser, head baseball coach Buster Kelso, head football coach Thomas McDaniel, and golf coach Nick Canale attended the ceremony.  Joey McNamara, water skiing coach at Louisiana-Monroe also attended. CBHS athletic director Mike Kelly coordinated the event.

Garrett Stallings is the son of Rick and Heather Stallings of Rossville.
James Pearce is the son of Dr. David and Terri Pearce of Lakeland.
David (DC) Cummings is the son of Lee and Lucy Cummings of Germantown.
Jones Casper is the son of Amy Casper of Arlington and Russ Casper, Jr. of Memphis.
Nicholas (Nic) Cantu is the son of Herkey Cantu of Germantown and Heather Walker and Paul Walker (stepfather) of Memphis.
Jarret Fowlkes is the son of James and Vicki Fowlkes of Collierville.
Spencer Jenkins is the son of Jeff and Amy Jenkins of Lakeland.
Marshall Daniel is the son of Toni Bray of Collierville and Jimmy McDaniel of Collierville.