Nine Longview soccer players coming off successful springs for their high school teams are not leaving East Texas to continue their careers in college. This includes Israel Madrid, who will live up to a long-term commitment to stay in Longview.
Madrid and teammate Mario Lopez will head across town to play for LeTourneau University.
Quillian Briceno and Deladier Zamudio signed with Northeast Texas Community College. Celso Alejandro inked with Wiley College, while Jesus Soto will go to Texas College.
Longview’s girls soccer team have three players headed to the next level: Victoria Ross (UT Tyler), Kathryn VanMeter (Tyler Junior College) and Anali Magana (Wiley College).