17 Bolles seniors honored for college athletic commitments


Jacksonville Beach residents Alex and Kate Meyers-Labenz, Atlantic Beach resident Simany Lee and Ponte Vedra Beach resident Bella Bergeron were among 17 Bolles student-athletes representing six sports who were honored on Nov. 8 for committing to a particular college or university to continue their athletic and academic careers. See the complete list of student-athletes below.

Family, friends, classmates, coaches and faculty gathered in Davis Gym on the San Jose Campus to celebrate this achievement. Athletic Director Matt Morris welcomed everyone, and coaches introduced their respective athletes.

The following Bolles student-athletes were honored:


  • Chayce Kieck, Clemson University
  • David Martin, Samford University
  • Spencer Stephens, US Naval Academy

Boys’ Cross Country/Track & Field

  • Chris Joost, Boston College

Boys’ Lacrosse

  • Gavin Boree, High Point University
  • Daylin John-Hill, Jacksonville University
  • Parker Kane, Florida Institute of Technology

Boys’ Swimming

  • Landon Kyser, University of Wisconsin
  • Carter Lancaster, University of California, Berkeley
  • Alex Meyers-Labenz, Duke University
  • Seth Tolentino, Texas A&M University

Girls’ Swimming

  • Sophia Joos, Emory University
  • Simany Lee, University of Georgia
  • Kate Meyers-Labenz, Duke University
  • Julia Murphy, Virginia Tech


  • Ashlyn Anderson, Kennesaw State University
  • Bella Bergeron, Denison University

This is the first of three college commitment ceremonies planned at Bolles this school year to recognize student-athletes as they commit to colleges. Ceremonies are also planned for February and April.