Its's National Letter of Intent day for area athletes.

At least 11 area athletes are expected to sign with the college of the choice.

In the top photo, Gino Lazzari  of Newton Falls signs with Akron for baseball.

In the middle photo is Ursuline's Terrance Pankey signing with West Liberty State for basketball, Kelly Peplowski with Thiel for volleyball and Andrew Kirilia with Walsh for baseball.

In the bottom photo, Girard's Laura Pallone signed with Lake Erie College for volleyball.

Others expected to sign:

Preslie Bodine - Swimming - Poland - Westminster

Ariana Daniels - Soccer - Poland -- Slippery Rock

Luca Bertolasio - Baseball - Hickory - St. Bonaventure

Connor Sayler - Wrestling - Hickory - Cleveland State

McKenna Hogan - Softball - Fitch - Notre Dame College

Caitlin Mitchell- Softball - Fitch - Notre Dame College 

Jocelyn Jourdan - Volleyball - Fitch - Youngstown State