Lady Colonel Gold to Sign with SWIC Monday

Christian County basketball standout Laderia Gold will sign Monday to continue her academic and athletic career at Southwestern Illinois College.

Gold was an All-Region and All-District performer her senior season in helping lead the Lady Colonels to the Eighth District title and appearance in the Second Region championship game in 2017-18.

Gold averaged 10.4 points and led the Lady Colonels with 68 three-pointers made. She was also among the Second Region leaders in free throw percentage at 84.6-percent.

Southwestern Illinois College is a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association and competes in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference.

Gold will sign Monday at 1:30 at Christian County High School.