Sandy, UT (1/31/2017)
UYSA is going to be holding its inaugural National Signing Day event tomorrow, February 1st. National Signing Day is the day when high school seniors may officially sign the paperwork to play a sport in college. For soccer, that day is February 1st.
UYSA has invited all the high school seniors who will be playing in college to an event at the UYSA offices in Sandy, starting at 7am and running until 9am. UYSA media partner Fox 13 has decided to cover the event and make it part of the Good Day Utah programming.
Twice an hour from 6 until 10 am, UYSA will have a segment live on Good Day Utah. The schedule for these segments is between 6 and 7, we will preview the day and have a talk with UYSA Director of Coaching Eric Landon about National Signing Day. From 7-9am there will be 4 segments focusing on the tremendous athletes and their decision to play in college. Finally, from 9-10am there will be a focus on some of the other UYSA programs.
As part of the event, the local Jamba Juice and McDonald's are providing breakfast for the athletes. The event will also include activities from TOSH, a soccer skills contest, and a dunk tank where the athletes will have the opportunity to dunk UYSA staff.The athletes also have the opportunity to announce their college decision and sign the paperwork if they wish.
Be sure to tune in to Fox 13's Good Day Utah tomorrow morning, February 1st to catch all the action from this historic day and help us celebrate these talented individuals.