Total of 10 to Compete at Colleges and Universities Around the Country
The Cooper AthleticDepartment held signing ceremonies for two athletes on National Early Signing Day in December and eight athletes on National Signing Day in early February.
In December, Kase Harris signed to play football at Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina, making him the first Cooper player to commit to play football for a Division 1 school. Christopher Seymour also signed in December to swim for Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
On National Signing Day in February, eight more Dragons announced their commitment to collegiate athletics.
In football, James Araya will play for Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska; Thomas Elkhoury will compete at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut; and Cameron Reed will play for Washington and Lee in Lexington, Virginia.
Wyatt Wright will also attend Washington and Lee to play tennis. Lauren Cordes has committed to swim for Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee and Cadan Hanson will run cross country at Rice University in Houston.
Two Dragons will play baseball at the college level. Callum Burton will play at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and Tyler Douglas will play at Davidson College.
The John Cooper School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school. Our mission is to provide a challenging education in a caring environment to a diverse group of select students, enabling them to become critical and creative thinkers, effective communicators, responsible citizens and leaders, and lifetime learners.