Arabians News · Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Five student-athletes from Pendleton Heights signed their letters of intent to continue their education and compete in college athletics.  Emma Robison (Indiana Wesleyan University), Gracie King (University of Indianapolis), Megan Porter (Bethel University), Jordan Benefiel (Austin Peay State University), and Maggie Miller (Southern Illinois University).  All will represent Pendleton Heights Athletics at the next level starting next school year.

Emma Robison signs to swim at Indiana Wesleyan University


Name: Emma Robison

College: Indiana Wesleyan University

Sport: Swimming

Stats: Swim captain, Student Athletic Council member, Madison County Athlete of Character, and Pendleton Swim Club junior coach.

Future Plans: Graduate from IWU and get a job as an executive director of a senior living facility.



Gracie King signs to play volleyball at the University of Indianapolis.


Name: Gracie King

College: University of Indianapolis

Sport: Volleyball

Stats: 903 kills; 197 career blocks; All County Team (three times); HHC All-Conference (three times)

Future Plans: Attend UIndy and graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree.



Megan Porter signs to play softball at Bethel University


Name: Megan Porter

College: Bethel University

Sport: Softball

Future Plans: After college become either an exercise physiologist or a softball coach.





Jordan Benefiel signs to play softball at Austin Peay State University


Name: Jordan Benefiel

College: Austin Peay State University

Sport: Softball

Stats: All-State (2019); HHC All-Conference (twice); The Herald Bulletin Pitcher of the Year; team MVP (twice); Indy Star Softball Super Team; led HHC in strikeouts; PHHS single season strikeout record holder

Future Plans: Work in the marketing department for a professional sports team.



Maggie Miller signs to swim at Southern Illinois University


Name: Maggie Miller

College: Southern Illinois University

Sport: Swimming

Stats: National Honor Society member; National Beta Club; swim team captain

Future Plans: Graduate from SIU with a degree in radiology specializing in diagnostic medical sonography.





Congrats to these young ladies for the success they achieved while being a student-athlete at Pendleton Heights.  We will host a winter signing celebration on February 5th to honor more student-athletes at PHHS.