Smith signs with ULL
The Smith family tradition will continue with the nationally-prominent University of Louisiana-Lafayette softball program. Kendall Smith (seated, second from left) of Ruston High School recently inked an NCAA national letter-of-intent to play for the team where her sister, Katie (standing, left), formerly excelled as an all-star outfielder. Also attending the ceremonies were (seated, left) Veronica Williams, mother; Joyce Kay Smith, (seated, right) grandmother; Rocky Williams (standing, second from left), stepfather; and Bobby Smith, grandfather. Not shown: Joey Smith, Kendall’s father.