Largo's Shawn Barker, Lakeif Daniels both sign



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Lindsay Boynton, softball, Steinbrenner
Anna Waller/Daniella Moreno, tennis, Academy at the Lakes
Lindsey Hall, softball, Osceola
Anessa Holes, softball, River Ridge
Hannah Pridemore, softball, Newsome
Caylie VanAuken, softball, Boca Ciega
Mosi Davis, track, Sunlake
Alex Gray, track, Admiral Farragut
Justin Hall, tennis, Armwood
Travell Harris, track, Jesuit
Peter Litsky, tennis, Shorecrest
Agie Moreno, tennis, Wiregrass Ranch



Wed. February 1, 2012 | Bob Putnam | Email

Largo usually has one of the earliest signing day ceremonies, held before school even starts.

This year was different.

The Packers had to wait until the last minute because coach Rick Rodriguez did not know if he would have any players ready to make their decision in time.

Turns out, there were two: Shawn Barker and Lakeif Daniels.

Barker signed with Wayne State and Daniels signed with Florida A&M during an afternoon ceremony in the school’s weight room.

Barker, a lineman, had options but nothing was concrete until Wayne State came through with an offer this week. Barker jumped at the opportunity and decided to sign on Wednesday.

Daniels, a receiver, has been committed to the Rattlers for some time. There still are qualifying standards Daniels has to meet, but FAMU is holding a scholarship for him.

Recruiting updates more

    Teams in post


    Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours