The Natrona High School football program produced 4 college signees, of them will be going Division I. Jordan Bertagnole will be a preferred walk on with the Wyoming Cowboy program and he was a 4A all state performer at 2 positions; receiver as well as the the defensive line. Bertognole had a solid 4A championship game with a couple of blocked punts and a touchdown reception. He received several college offers, including Montana State, Chadron State, Black Hills State and Carroll College in Montana.

NC quarterback Kade Stoner has elected to attend Black Hills State in Spearfish, South Dakota, He was a first team all state pick at that position and also played in the Mustang defensive secondary. He combined for 1100 yards of total offense and 14 touchdowns last season for NC.

Offensive lineman Trevon Smith has inked with Chadron State in Nebraska. Smith is one of the strongest athletes in Wyoming and was named all state in 4A on both the offensive and defensive lines. Smith is also the defending 4A state champion in wrestling at 285 pounds.

Kooper Claney also played on that offensive line for Natrona and he was a 2nd team all state pick. Clady has chosen Ripon College in Wisconsin as his next stop. Ripon is a Division III school that went 7-3.

One other NC athlete signed a college letter of intent on Wedneday and that was Michaela Allen who will play softball at Lake Region State in North Dakota.

Frank Gambino
Townsquare Media