Three from Western sign for softball at Fayetteville State

by | Feb 16, 2021 | News & Features, Western Harnett

Seated from left are Andrea Jackson (mother), Olivia Jackson, Morgan Jackson and Curtis Jackson (father). Standing in the middle is sister Sydney Jackson. On the back row are athletic director Russell Taylor, principal Matthew Price and coaches Stephen Hales and Matthew Smith. (Photo/Jessica Shieferly)

Three softball players from Western Harnett have signed to play at Fayetteville State.

Laniyah Bethea will be joined by twins Morgan and Olivia Jackson with the Broncos.

Bethea hit .333 with an RBI as the Eagles went 2-3 during an abbreviated junior season for the trio.

Morgan Jackson had one hit, one run and one RBI in 2020. The Jacksons have played softball and tennis at Western.

The Eagles are scheduled to open the 2021 softball season at Fike on March 15.

Laniyah Bethea was seated with her parents, Anthony Bethea and Tina Perry as she signed with Fayetteville State. Standing from left are Western athletic director Russell Taylor, coaches Stephen Hales and Matthew Smith and principal Matthew Price. (Photo/Jessica Shieferly)


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