Multiple Teams · Sanders, Lawrence Will Sign Letters to Play Football in College; Ceremony Set for Feb. 1

Sanders (left) is committed to NEO. Lawrence (right) is committed to Southwestern.

Madill football seniors JJ Sanders and Seth Lawrence have declared intentions to play football at the next level. Sanders is committed to Northeastern Oklahoma A & M College in Miami. Lawrence’s commitment stands with Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. A signing ceremony is planned for 10 a.m. on Feb. 1 in the Wildcat Fieldhouse (gym).

Sanders was named wide receiver of the year for District 3A-4 and made the 2016 All-Ardmoreite Football Team.

Lawrence capped his senior campaign by making the District 3A-4 second team as an offensive lineman.

Sanders and Lawrence helped lead the Wildcats back to the playoffs for the first time since 2012. Madill posted a winning record for the first time since ’12.