Press Release


Thursday, May 17, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-The Hannibal-LaGrange College men's basketball program recently signed Matthew Ayers of Green City, MO, for the 2007-2008 season. Ayers is a 2007 graduate of Green City R-1 High School in Green City, MO.

Ayers participated in baseball and basketball while in high school and received various awards and honors, including: first team all-district, first team all-conference, first team all-state, All-American nominee, Missouri Mr. Basketball Final 10, Kirksville Daily Express Player of the Year, and Kres All-Star.

Ayers plans on majoring in sports management at HLG.

Ayers is the son of Brad and Kathy Ayers.

HLG is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the America Midwest Conference.


Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations