Excitement reigned at Mack today. “Celebratory” was how Cara Johnson, after school coordinator described the signing day festivities at Mack, complete with speeches by coaches and even NFL player Courtney Anderson.
Mack’s top three football prospects officially committed to college teams. It became official: Marcus Peters Jr., 18, the 6’1”, 185 pound cornerback and receiver, committed to the University of Washington Huskies, as he had announced earlier. Two other Mack players also committed to college teams. Offensive lineman Wendell Taiese signed with Washington State and Jeremiah Walters, who made first team of the Oakland Athletic League and had 70 tackles, four sacks and recovered four fumbles this year, will go the the University of Idaho Vandals as a linebacker.