PHARR - Samantha Rivera, a senior at PSJA North Early College High School signed a letter of intent to run cross-country at Ranger College during a special ceremony at her school, surrounded by her family and friends Dec. 20.

For the last four-years, she has been part of the Varsity Cross-Country and Track teams. She also helped the Lady Raiders get 3rd place as a team at the 31-6A District Championship meet, where she also placed top 10 as an individual. Samantha has also qualified to Area competition in the 100-meter hurdles and is a soccer player. While at Ranger College, she plans to major in Psychology.