Rocks News · 1st Annual College Signing Day Celebration

On Thursday, May 10, 18 Salem High School athletes signed National Letters of Intent to continue competing at the collegiate level. Coaches, parents, and peers gathered to acknowledge the hard work of these athletes and wish them luck as they continue competing throughout college.

“I’m really excited to play at such a competitive level this fall!” says Katie Coleman, who is planning to play soccer at Central Michigan University. Salem coaches are also excited to see their athletes compete. “Bryce has spent countless hours working on his game and should be proud of all his accomplishments! His dedication to improving his game should be an inspiration to others,” notes Ryan Nimmerguth, Salem Golf Coach.

The following Salem High School athletes signed National Letters of Intent to compete at the collegiate level:


Jacob Seipenko – Michigan State University


Ashley Duke – Western Michigan University

Cross Country / Track & Field

Ryan Exell – University of Michigan Dearborn

Shea Wilson – Ferris State University


Camille Burt – West Virginia University


Alexander Howie – Eastern Michigan University

Ryan Young – Hope College

Andrew Davis – Northwood University


Bryce Henderson – Sienna Heights University

Ice Hockey 

Eric Jenson – Indiana Tech


Kyle Diton – Michigan State University


Joshua Hall – University of Michigan Dearborn


Alex DeRuvo – Ball State University

Katie Coleman – Central Michigan University

Ronnie Kaczmarek – Madonna University

Jason Warras – Albion


Morgan Overaitis – University of Michigan


Samantha Klozik – The King’s College

Thank you to all of the family members, coaches and teammates that came to support these athletes. Good luck to all of these student-athletes in their collegiate careers!

Check out this story covered by Brad Emons of the Observer here!