Multiple Teams · 17 Class of 2019 MCA Student-Athletes have signed NLI


MCA is dedicated to recognizing our high school students that sign a National Letter of Intent to play a sport at a college or university. Overall a little over 7% of high school athletes (about 1 in 14) go on to play a varsity sport in college and less than 2% of high school athletes (1 in 54) obtain and opportunity to play at NCAA Division I schools. For the 2018-19 school year MCA will have celebrated fourteen student-athletes for their commitment to play at the next level.

Kae Seana Barth-Lofton, Kayla Jo Davis, Lily Fabienke, Bryce Lovcik, Travaris Ricks-Wessah, Chloe Palmer, Clarence Daniels, Isabelle Florey,  Breianna Smestad, Kennedy Burquest, Abigail Harker, Jeff Ekiyor, Josh Ehlen, Ben Lechtenberg, Justin Mason, Julian Cavin, and Jaden Morton have signed a National Letter of Intent committing to compete at the collegiate level.

  • Kae Seana signed to be a member of Lewis University Women’s Basketball team
  • Kayla Jo signed to be a member of the Lawrence Women’s Basketball team.
  • Lily signed to be a member of University of Northwestern- St. Paul Women’s Soccer team.
  • Bryce signed to be a member of Augustana University in Baseball team.
  • Travaris signed to be a member of University of Sioux Falls Track & Field team.
  • Clarence signed to be a member of the Montana State- Billings Men’s Basketball team.
  • Isabelle signed to be a member of Jamestown University Women’s Basketball team.
  • Chloe signed to be a member of Queen University in Charlotte’s Softball team.
  • Breianna signed to be a member of Minot State University Women’s Basketball team.
  • Kennedy signed to be a member of Briar Cliff University’s Softball team.
  • Abigail signed to be a member of St. Catherine University’s Volleyball team.
  • Jeff signed to be a member of Minnesota State University-Moorhead’s Football team.
  • Josh signed to be a member of St. John University’s Football team.
  • Ben signed to be a member of St. John University’s Football team.
  • Justin signed to be a member of Dakota State University Men’s Basketball team.
  • Julian signed to be a member of the University of St. Thomas Football team.
  • Jaden Morton signed to be a member of Iowa Central CC Football team.

Congratulations to these fourteen outstanding seniors on earning the opportunity to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. To know that your experience here at MCA has propelled you to the next level and inspired you to pursue a dream is an honor for our programs, our coaches, teammates, and the school.

It once again affirms the outstanding legacy of MCA athletics and encourages athletes who come after you to pursue excellence and to set lofty athletic goals.

Thank you for your dedication to MCA Athletics, while managing student athlete expectations in all areas of your life. This exciting opportunity to be a student athlete at the college level is very special and we know you will be positive role models and influential leaders at your Universities.