Hess signs with John A. Logan

SIGNS WITH LOGAN–Senior softball player Lyla Hess has signed a letter of intent to John A. Logan. Hess is pictured with her parents, Carla and Derrick Hess. In back: Red Bud Elementary and High School Softball Coach Tony Ringering; Red Bud High School Head Coach Brian Boeving and Southern Storm Coach Chad Todaro. Not pictured is Z20-Bombers Coach Mo Ramsey.

Red Bud High School Senior Lyla Hess recently signed a letter of intent to play softball at John A. Logan. Hess has been dedicated to the sport since she was nine years old.

“I played on Southern Storm from the age of 9 to 15 then switched to the Louisville Sluggers organization for a year, until the team fell apart. Since then, I’ve played for the Bombers team,” said Hess.

Hess looks forward to continuing her athletic and academic career at Logan for the VOLS team.

For more on Hess, please see this week’s print edition.