Friday, February 27 - Marion County High School soccer standout, Derek Cissell, signed to play his collegiate soccer with the St. Catharine College Patriots in a ceremony in the MCHS media center this morning. A defender and midfielder, Derek was named Academic All State honorable mention in 2007 and 2008. He also plays for the Central Kentucky Soccer Club based in Danville. He plans to study business accounting at St. Catharine.
"We are blessed to have quality programs like Marion County in surrounding counties," remarked Patriot Coach Paul Patton. "We have signed quality players from Marion County before, and I am excited to sign another on in Derek today. He will be an excellent addition to our soccer program and to the school."