Full-ride scholarships are rare for track athletes, Coach Chris Bashaw said. But Guntersville High’s Jadyn Bonds signed exactly that last week.

The two-time 5A high jump state champion (she’s also been the runner-up twice) signed a scholarship with Jacksonville State University last week in a ceremony in front of friends, family and much of the student body.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.