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Dorton follows his heart by signing with College of Charleston
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L-ES WILL DORTON SIGNS his national letter-of-intent to play baseball at the College of Charleston while flanked by his younger brother, Justin, and his mother, Mitzi Dorton. Looking on from behind, from left, are L-E head baseball coach Randy Stokes, Dortons grandfather and former L-E principal, Willie Mickle, Dortons father, Joey Dorton, L-E athletic director Scott Jones, and L-E assistant baseball coach and Kershaw County Post 17 Junior American Legion head coach, Craig Smith.
How firm was Will Dorton’s commitment to play baseball at the College of Charleston? Well, let’s just say that not even a last-ditch recruiting pitch from the University of South Carolina could sway the Lugoff-Elgin senior pitcher from sticking with his pledge to Monte Lee’s Cougars. Last Thursday, Dorton cemented things with the College of Charleston by signing a national letter-of intent.