HINDMAN, Ky (WYMT)- Knott County's Kealan Lucas saw his childhood dream come true Monday as his friends, family, and teammates gathered to watch him sign his letter of intent to Eastern Kentucky.
"I've dreamed of this since Middle School," Kealan said. "I love Richmond and level that Eastern Kentucky is at."
Lucas plans to play Tightend for the Colonels on the Football field while studying to become a Nurse.
"I have always loved Nursing. I enjoy helping other people," Lucas said.
While Lucas is excited to continue his Football career at the next level, he is more excited to do so, so close to home.