On November 14, McKenzie West gathered together in the front lobby of the Monroe City R-1 High School with her family, friends and teammates and parents, Justin and Susan West. West signed a letter of intent with Truman State University in Kirksville committing herself to further her softball career as a pitcher.
West explained she also had thought about signing with Augustana University in South Dakota, but decided recently to attend Truman State University. She stated, “I really just like everything about Truman and what is there.”
West wants to further her education with a major in biology or pre-med. She shared, “I have always been interested in science and everything medical. I may be a heart surgeon or it could change,” as she smiled and reasoned there are just so many opportunities.
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