Ty Covalt (left) and David Allen (right) shake hands after signing to play baseball in college at a ceremony at McNary High School on Feb. 6. Covalt will play at Umpqua Community College while Allen witll compete at Pacific University. (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings)
Less than 8 percent of athletes that played a varsity sport in high school will go onto play in college. That statistic is why this year’s National Signing Day . . .