Six local players sign letters of intent
Five football players from Marengo County signed letters of intent on Wednesday to commit to play football in college.
From Demopolis High School, defensive lineman Kessy Bell signed with Miles College, and wide receiver Rodney Harper signed with Stillman College.
From Linden High School, Anthony Robinson Jr. signed with the University of West Alabama, Tyler Davis signed with Alabama A&M and Marquise Shelton signed with Stillman College.
Robinson, who played quarterback and safety for Linden, chose UWA over Valdosta State, Miles, Stillman and Faulkner.
Davis, a 6-2, 325 pound offensive lineman, chose Alabama A&M over Miles, Stillman, Alabama State, Huntingdon and Mississippi College.
Shelton, a running back, passed over Miles, Huntingdon and Faulkner in favor of Stillman.
From A.L. Johnson, quarterback and safety Demarcus Woods signed his letter of intent with Faulkner University.
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