Smith-Cotton senior Ryan Akin (center, seated) signed a letter of intent on Wednesday morning to play soccer for Baker University at Baldwin City, Kansas. Seated with him are his parents Brad and Laura Akin of Sedalia. Standing behind them are (from left) Rob Davis, S-C athletic director; S-C head soccer coach Ethan Weller; and Baker U soccer coach Davey Phillips.
Akin, 18, played goalkeeper position for the S-C Tigers. Baker University of a four-year, liberal arts college. Photo by Randy Kirby, Sedalia News Journal.