P.K. Yonge's Gainey signs with Warner

Published: Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 11:37 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 11:37 p.m.

Who: Lexus Gainey

School: P.K. Yonge

Sport: Track & field

Events: Shot put and discus

Height: 5-foot-8

College chosen: Warner University (Lake Wales, Fla.)

Other schools considered: South Florida and Southeastern University (Lakeland)

Quotable: "I was excited, it was relief, it was joy and I was overcome with emotion. I flash backed on my track career as I was signing. They have really small classes and I knew I wasn't just going to be a number. But what put them over the top for me was that they have a track and field program and Southeastern doesn't. It felt like home and somewhere that I could be really accepted." — Lexus Gainey.

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