When Greenbrier High School golfer Tyler Barker got to the school’s cafeteria on Wednesday, the import of what he was about to do finally sunk in.
So, with a sweaty palm, Barker picked up his pen and signed to play golf for Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, Ga.
“It’s bigger than I expected, it’s a bigger moment than I had anticipated,” Barker said. “Life is moving on. Like my dad told me, the decade I’ve worked is now secured.”