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Christian Life Academy athletes commit to play collegiately

The five Christian Life Academy athletes pose with a cake during their signing ceremony. From left to right are Caleb Carlson, Caleb Fouss, Kaitlynn Corley, Hanna Thompson and Ethan Eide. Photo courtesy of Christian Life Academy

Five Christian Life Academy (CLA) athletes participated in a ceremony on Tuesday, May 14, where they announced their commitments to play collegiate athletics. The five athletes were Caleb Carlson, Hanna Thompson, Ethan Eide, Caleb Fouss and Kaitlynn Corley.

Carlson is headed to Crown College in St. Bonifacius, Minn., where he will play men's basketball for the Storm. Crown is a Division III school and is part of the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC).

Thompson will play softball at North Central University in Minneapolis for the Rams. North Central is another DIII school that is part of the UMAC. She will be joined there by Fouss who will join the baseball team.

Eide is headed for the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) and Bethel University where he will play men's basketball for the DIII school.

Corley has chosen to attend the University of Northwestern in St. Paul where she will play volleyball for the Eagles. Northwestern is another DIII school and is also in the UMAC.

Alec Hamilton

Alec Hamilton is a RiverTown Multimedia sports reporter covering Hastings, Farmington and Rosemount athletics. He graduated from Drake University with a journalism degree in 2014. 

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