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Compiled by Steve Breazeale

Feb. 4 marked the first day that high school student-athletes in the sports of football, boy’s water polo and soccer could sign their National Letters of Intent to commit to their college of choice. At San Juan Hills High School, St. Margaret’s Episcopal and JSerra Catholic, dozens of student-athletes took part in signing day ceremonies in front of friends, family members and coaches.

Here is a partial list of San Juan Capistrano-area athletes who signed or will sign their National Letters of Intent this year and took part in the day’s festivities.

JSerra Catholic


Julian Font (Univ. of California Irvine), Ivan Canales (Univ. of California Irvine), Ether Bustos (Cal State Fullerton), Brooke Kunzelman (Air Force)


Brody Barrett (Appalachian State Univ.), D.J. Bailey (Harvard), Aaron Matthews (Lindenwood Univ.), Sam Philippi (Univ. of Pennsylvania), Nick Robinson (Univ. of Georgia), Tucker Squires (Univ. of Chicago)


Kayla DeMari (Hawaii Pacific Univ.)

San Juan Hills High School


Vincent McFadden (Army)


Emily Steil (Iowa State Univ.)

St. Margaret’s Episcopal


Fernando Delgado (Villanova Univ.), Maggie Kaplan-Paliwoda (Meredith College)


Charlie Beall (Stanford), Dalan Cragun (Washington Univ. of St. Louis)


Carly Jordan (Carnegie Mellon Univ.)


Enrique Loya (Trinity College)


Peighton McRobie (Colgate Univ.), Emily Miller (Brown Univ.), Matt Nicholas (Princeton Univ.)

Cross Country-Track and Field

Collin Price (Harvard)

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