Winter Signing Day

Bishop Hartley High School will hold a Signing Day ceremony on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 3:05 in the school cafeteria. Two Football Hawks from the class of 2019 will symbolically sign their letters of intent, make brief comments, and take pictures with friends and families.

Both players previously signed with their respective universities during the December Signing Period.

Payton Collins (Offensive Tackle 6’7 270) will attend Eastern Kentucky University. Payton is the son of Mark and Amy Collins and attended St. Matthew Grade School in Gahanna, playing football for the Mustangs.

Payton, a three year letterman, was named 1st Team All Ohio on the Offensive Line as well as earning All District and All CCL honors. Eastern Kentucky University is coached by Mark Elder and competes in the Ohio Valley Conference.  The Colonels are coming off of a 7-4 campaign in 2018

Jordan Kirkbride (Tight End 6’4  240) will attend Dartmouth College. Jordan is the son of Jeff and Marianne Kirkbride and attended St. Catharine Grade School in Bexley, playing football for the Eastern Green Wave. Jordan, a three year starter, was named honorable mention All Ohio as a tight end as well as earning All District and All CCL Honors.

Dartmouth is coached by Buddy Teevens and competes in the Ivy League. The Big Green are coming off of a 9-1 record in 2018.