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Lumpkins Signs with Bethel College

Grace Lumpkins Signing 2-5-20 1Russell High School Senior Grace Lumpkins signed Wednesday with Bethel College to play volleyball next school year for the Threshers.

A signing ceremony was held at Amos Morris Gym in Russell.

According to RHS Volleyball Head Coach Kamri Nehls, Lumpkins led the team this past fall in assists and aces.

Nehls thanked Lumpkins for her hard work on the court and in the classroom.

Bethel Volleyball Head Coach Stacy Middleton said she values Lumpkins attention to academics and the fact that she is a multi-sport athlete.

Bethel is located in North Newton.

(Pictured above: mother Renae Lumpkins, Grace, Coach Middleton, father Tom Lumpkins and Coach Nehls. Below: Grace signing and a picture with her teammates.)

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