It's the day high school athletes and college coaches have been waiting for. Today is National Signing Day.
Dozens of area athletes are putting pet to paper on their National Letters of Intent.
Auburn and Alabama will put the final touches on their 2018 signing classes, and we'll also check in with Alabama A&M and UNA.
Here's the latest on National Signing Day:
Having a little fun! We start the morning with Drew Atchley’s dog, Web, who is thrilled to be taking his talents to the next level!
One of my favorite days of the year! Nothing beats watching kids make their dreams come true.@ChaseHorn & I have the Tennessee Valley covered tonight on @WHNT and you can follow along all day on our LIVE blog on https://t.co/W1nT5IvZ2s. Happy #NSD!
— Taylor Tannebaum (@TaylorTannebaum) February 7, 2018
Darryl Pointer: Born on September 8, 1998 with a disability which is being
fully deaf. He uses a hearing aid to help him hear and went to school in St.
Louis, Missouri to learn to talk. Soon he became a big brother which brought a
lot excitement to him (Chandler Pointer) after a horrible wreck with his mom
and little brother on the way back from Missouri to see there father flipped over
during the snow into a ditch on the highway where no one could see them. Darryl found a way you get out of his seat belt and get his little brother out the
flip vehicle and went and got help by standing hours next to the highway to
come save his family. Darryl was active in three sports and today he is signing
to Kentucky Wesleyan University for a full ride for football.
Huntsville High has a few people signing today
Six Jemison Jaguars put pen to paper today.
Madison County’s Mack Guice signs with Kentucky Wesleyan.
Garrett Bowman from Arab signs with Western Carolina
DCTC Welding and Fyffe High School Senior Cole Lyles signs to play college football for Bethel University! Congrats Cole! We are proud of you! #SigningDay @drjasonbarnett @AlabamaDeptofEd @LaneyWorks @jonphillips01 @LylesTina @fptimesjournal @MtnValleyNews @waff48 @whnt pic.twitter.com/zKLkC5m6Dw
— DeKalb Career Tech (@DeKalbCareer) February 7, 2018
Avery Moates of Wilson High School in Florence, Ala.signed to play football at UNA
Athens HS football players, Perry Kirby (left) & Ke’andre Jones, both signed with TN Valley Prep today.
Albertville Aggie Defensive Lineman Colby Strickland signed with Eastern Arizona College