Congratulations to senior, Shelby Easley, who signed a letter of intent to play field hockey at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. Easley started playing field hockey in the 6th grade and has been a part of the CAL field hockey team for 2 years.

The signing ceremony was opened in prayer by CAL head field hockey coach, Stanley Phulpagar.

Kimberly Collins, Shelby’s mother, thanked everyone for their support over the years.

“We have always seen Shelby’s potential and are so proud of her. The support she has received has been tremendous. Her grandparents came to every game including travel games. I am just so thankful,” said Collins.

Shelby has received the following awards for field hockey: 2011 All Catholic Team, 2013 Christian Academy of Louisville Offensive MVP award, Junior Kentucky All-Star, 2014 Christian Academy of Louisville Future Coaches Award, Senior Kentucky All-Star, Kentucky Select 1st Team, KHSSA State All-Tournament Team.

Lindenwood University is a NCAA Division II school and is in the same conference as Bellarmine. Shelby plans to major in biology and looks forward to playing for the Lions next year.