By Ashlee Mullis
Patrick County High School senior Kelon Penn (front, middle) recently signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Patrick Henry Community College.
PCHS Head Coach Tal Swails said “I am extremely happy with Kelon’s decision to continue his academic and athletic journey at Patrick Henry Community College. PH will provide the perfect environment for his future development both on and off the field. Kelon has worked very hard in the classroom and on his baseball tools and earned this opportunity 100% on his own, and I could not be more proud of him.”
In attendance at the signing were (front row, from left) father Matt Holt, mother Stacey Gregory, Kelon Penn, sister McKenzie Holt, friend Lane Taylor, (second row, from left), PCHS Baseball Coach Brandon Nania, PCHS Coach Tal Swails, PCHS Coach Tyler Belcher, PCHS Coach Sonny Swails, PHCC Coach Cody Ellis.