On National Signing Day, 3 dozen Shawnee Mission students commit to college athletic programs

SM North’s Reese Sila is headed to Ottawa University.

Student athletes and their families across the country gathered Wednesday for celebration as high schoolers took part in National Signing Day.

Across Shawnee Mission’s five main high schools, more than three dozen students formally committed to college athletics programs. They are:

SM East’s Billy Louiselle will play tennis at DePauw.

Shawnee Mission East

  • Milton Braasch, football, Colgate
  • Justin Finnigan, football, Pittsburg State
  • Griffin Larson, baseball, Cloud County Community College
  • Billy Louiselle, tennis, DePauw

Shawnee Mission North

  • Reese Sila, football, Ottawa

Shawnee Mission Northwest:

  • Caleb Addington, football, Baker
  • Sabrina Creason, volleyball, Morningside
  • Hayden Goodpaster, football, Emporia State
  • Christian Ghilardi, golf, Kansas
  • Jerad Habben, wrestling, Coast Guard
  • Brooke Haley, soccer, Southern Nevada
  • BJ Harvey, football, Baker
  • Drake Reynolds, baseball, Southwestern Illinois Community College
SM Northwest’s Brooke Haley will play soccer at Southern Nevada. Phota via SMNW Athletics on Twitter.

Shawnee Mission South

  • Steven Ampofo-Twumasi Jr., football, Benedictine
  • Javeion Bolton, football, Ottawa
  • Rhys Jones, soccer, Cardiff Metropolitan (United Kingdom)
  • Preston Kroner, soccer, William Jewell
  • Kameron Ozburn, soccer, Avila
  • Dottie Powell, volleyball, Central Methodist
  • Hunter Schneider, basketball, Benedictine
  • Anthony Summers, soccer, Rockhurst

Shawnee Mission West

  • Rylie Barnum, volleyball, Johnson County Community College
  • Terrion Brewer, football, William Penn
  • Maren Burkhart, volleyball, Colorado-Colorado Springs
  • Izzy Cunningham, softball, Allen County Community College
  • Jack Durst, track, South Dakota
  • Megan Biehl, soccer, North Greenville
  • Kirby Grigsby, football, Garden City Community College
  • Khaliah Hines, basketball, Highland Community College
  • Jheda Kennedy, basketball, Kirkwood Community College
  • Sierra Miller, volleyball, Hannibal Lagrange
  • Randy Ochoa, soccer, William Penn
  • Abby Prather-Turner, soccer, William Woods
  • Byron Sherwin, football, Central Missouri
  • Cole Summers, baseball, Allen County Community College
  • Zach Todd, baseball, Central Missouri
  • Mason Wyatt, football, William Jewell


Members of the Shawnee Mission West girls basketball team congratulated three teammates who participated in National Signing Day Wednesday. Photo via Twitter.