Keegan Davis of Alto signs with East Texas Baptist University

Feb. 7—ALTO — National Signing Day in Alto saw Yellowjacket quarterback/linebacker Keegan Davis ink a deal with East Texas Baptist University (NCAA, Division III) early Wednesday morning during a ceremony that took place at Devonte Mumphrey Memorial Court at Yellowjacket Gymnasium.

A gritty and tough student-athlete, Davis played quarterback and linebacker at Alto.

In eight games during the 2023 campaign, Davis went 83-165-8 for 1,220 in the passing department while carrying 109 times and picking up 613 yards.

Davis passed for 11 touchdowns and ran for 11 more.

Defensively, he made 82 tackles and was one of the leading tacklers among Cherokee/Southern Smith County schools this past season.

ETBU, a member of the American Southwest Conference, finished with a 5-5 overall record in 2023, 3-3 in ASC action.

The Tigers are coached by Calvin Ruzicka.

Davis was coached by Brock Blair at Alto.