Top sports stories 2009, No. 3: Signing on the dotted line
While the Wingers have struggled in recent years (see No. 4), Red Wing boasts a host of Division I recruits. Four Red Wing students either signed letters of intent or provided verbal commitments to major Division I programs this year.
Junior Pat Kelly was the first, verbally committing to play baseball at Nebraska. Kelly caught the Cornhuskers' attention in August at the prestigious Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.