May 12, 2006

Middleton Signs with Lees-McRae College

Cory Middleton, from Mechanicsville, MD, has signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) with Lees-McRae College in the sport of men's track and field.

Middleton, a standout athlete at Chopticon High School, finished in 7th place in the Maryland 3A State Track Meet last spring. He has been the captain of the football and track and field teams both his junior and senior years.

"Cory is one of our most highly decorated signees," said Coach Craig McPhail. "He brings the total package to Lees-McRae as he is a leader, great student and athlete, we look for him to be part of the foundation of our program and lead it to great heights in his career here."

Daniel is the son of Buddy and Karen Guy.

Cory is going to major in History at Lees-McRae.

Lees-McRae College is a four-year, coeducational college of liberal arts and sciences, located in the fame high country of Western North Carolina, near the base of Grandfather Mountain between the Beech and Sugar Ski Resorts.