Kankakee Valley Senior Golfer, Alex Saxon, was the second Golfer from this past years team that has signed to continue her career at the collegiate level. Alex, the daughter of Jackie and Shane Saxon of DeMotte will now play for Indiana University Northwest. The Redhawks are coached by Hobart native Grayce Roach! Roach had this to say about Saxon, “She is a great competitor as well as a fantastic student, Saxon is a perfect fit for our golf program.”
Alex was always one of KV’s most consistent golfers and showed great improvement every year in all aspects of her game. Alex was the team most improved her 10th, and 11th grade years. Alex showed great character and was given the Sportsmanship Trophy this past season. Earning 2nd team Academic honors and was also one of the team captains this past year.
Joining Alex for the signing event were her parents, relatives, and close friends. Congratulations to Alex and good luck on your journey with the Redhawks!