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GMC Football Has 19 Moving On To Four-Year Schools

GMC Football Has 19 Moving On To Four-Year Schools

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia Military College football team will have 19 of its football student-athletes moving on to four-year schools, including 12 who signed letters-of-intent on National Signing Day.

Eight student-athletes were present on the GMC campus in a ceremony Wednesday at the Sibley-Cone Library to sign with their respective college or university.

Along with seven student-athletes who signed letters-of-intent, punter John David Mote signed a certificate of commitment to attend the United States Military Academy in West Point.

Mote is the first student-athlete from GMC to move on to West Point and pursue a degree and play for the Black Knights.

A special feature on Mote is posted now at

Additionally, seven GMC football student-athletes graduated in December and have already enrolled at their respective four-year schools.

Here is a complete list of the student-athletes who are moving on to play at four-year schools:

2015 Signees To Four-Year Colleges and Universities
Name                                    Pos.       Ht.          Wt.         Hometown                         High School         College Choice 
Sam Baptiste                      OL           6-4          325         Waycross, Ga.                   Ware Co.             Alabama St.
Devante Covington         DE           6-3          210         Rockingham, N.C.            Richmond Sr.     South Carolina
John David Mote              P             6-4          210         Loganville, Ga.                   Home School     USMA/West Point
Chase Nixon                       OL           6-6          310         Cape Coral, Fla.                 Cape  Coral         Alabama St.
Solomon Parker                NG         6-1          250         Stone Mountain, Ga.      Stone Mtn.         SE Louisiana
Shaquille Powell               OL           6-3          290         Blakely, Ga.                        Early Co.               Alabama St.
Dezmin Reed                     LB           6-0          230         Decatur, Ga.                       Chamblee           Appalachian St.
Antonius Sims                   DE           6-2          240         Covington, Ga.                  Eastside               Appalachian St.
Dominique Taylor            WR         6-3          210         Columbia, S.C.                   Spring Valley      James Madison
Royce Turnbull                  DE           6-4          230         Charlotte, N.C.                  Country Day       East Tenn. St.
Julian Williams                   WR         5-11       180         Suwanee, Ga.                    Collins Hill            Florida Int.
Case Woodard                  CB           5-10       160         Lithonia, Ga.                       Arabia Mtn.        Catawba

December 2014 Graduates – Already Enrolled and Attending Classes

Name                                    Pos.       Ht.          Wt.         Hometown                         High School         College Choice 
Dieonte Bryant                 WR         6-1          180         McDonough, Ga.              Henry Co.            N. Greenville
Emanuel Byrd                    TE           6-3          210         Albany, Ga.                         Albany                  Marshall
Jarnor Jones                       DB          6-3          210         Ellenwood, Ga.                 MLK                       Iowa State
Zireycus Letman               WR         6-3          190         Lincolnton, Ga.                  Lincoln Co.          Appalachian St.
Nathaniel Robbins           DE           6-4          225         N. Augusta, S.C.                Silver Bluff          Colorado
Jovon Robinson                RB           6-0          230         Memphis, Tenn.               Wooddale           Auburn
Darius Williams                  WR         5-8          185         Columbus, Ga.                  Carver                   Savannah St.

Along with this list of signees, a list of signees who have signed to play at GMC in the fall of 2015 is posted at