Tyler High, Whitehouse students sign to play football at collegiate level

Tyler High, Whitehouse students sign to play football at collegiate level
Tyler High School students (from left) Jaques Jones, Preston Johnson, Ashton Williams and Ken'Yontae Pinkard signed to play football at the collegiate level with Trinity Valley Community College, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and McPherson College, respectively. (Source: Arthur Clayborn, KLTV)

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Four Tyler High School senior athletes will continue their football careers at the collegiate level after graduation. During a ceremony held today at the campus, these athletes signed their letters of intent in front of coaches, teammates, and family members.

“Congratulations to these student athletes for working hard and realizing their goals to play at the next level,” Tyler ISD Athletic Director Greg Priest said.

The students include Jacques Jones, signing with Trinity Valley Community College, Ashton Williams, signing with McPherson College, KenYontae Pinkard, signing with McPherson College and Preston Johnson, signing with the University of Mary-Hardin Baylor.

Tyler High School student Jaques Jones signs with Trinity Valley Community College.
Tyler High School student Jaques Jones signs with Trinity Valley Community College. (Source: Arthur Clayborn, KLTV)
Tyler High School student Ashton Williams signs with McPherson College.
Tyler High School student Ashton Williams signs with McPherson College. (Source: Arthur Clayborn, KLTV)
Tyler High School student Ken'Yontae Pinkard signs with McPherson College.
Tyler High School student Ken'Yontae Pinkard signs with McPherson College. (Source: Arthur Clayborn, KLTV)
Tyler High School student Preston Johnson signs with the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
Tyler High School student Preston Johnson signs with the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. (Source: Arthur Clayborn, KLTV)

Several Whitehouse students also signed to play football for colleges. These include Garrett Feiden and Marshall Johnson, who signed to play for Benedictine College, as well as Trevor Theiring who signed to play for Southwestern University.

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