12 Lancaster ISD Student-Athletes
Commit to Colleges/Universities on National Signing Day
Lancaster, TX/Lancaster ISD
Lancaster ISD proudly announces the signing of 12 Lancaster High School student-athletes on National Signing Day. There were ten students from the state finalist football team, and one from the basketball and track programs respectively.
Joe Paden #24 Cisco College• RB, 15-4A 2nd Team, All District
Daeshon Hall #16 Texas A&M University• DE, 4A State Div 2 State Championship Game Defensive MVP• 15-4A Defensive Player of the Year• AP 4A Defensive Player of the Year• DMN Defensive Player of the Year
Dakota Austin #10 Oklahoma University• CB, 15-4A 1st Team• All District Honorable Mention• All-Region Southwestern
Denzel Lewis #42 Concordia University at Nebraska• Line Backer 15-4A 1st Team District
DeMarcus Ayers #1 University of Houston• QB 15-4A Co-MVP• 2nd Team DMN All Area• 2nd Team All Region
Draylon Washington #13 Southwestern Oklahoma State
George Ramos #58 Morgan State University• Offensive Lineman/Defensive Lineman
Kamrhon Dupas #18 Cisco College• Wide Receiver/Defensive Back
LeRoy Jackson #36 Southwestern Oklahoma State• Defensive Lineman
Markel Garner #62 Iowa Central Community College• OL/DL—15-4A Honorable Mention All-District
Bobby Word #1 Oral Roberts University• All District Basketball Scholarship
A’Driana Berkhalter Texas Southern University
More signees are expected at a later date.
The Lancaster Public Schools serve more than 6,000 pre-kindergarten through grade 12 students in 11 schools. The mission of the Lancaster Independent School District, a leader in providing innovative, quality programs, is to educate every student with the knowledge; skills; and principles to succeed and contribute in a competitive and technologically advancing world by providing rigorous and engaging learning opportunities that promote diversity; create an environment of integrity and respect; and establish a commitment to continued improvement in partnership with families and community.