DeKalb's McDaniel signs with Ouachita Baptist
DeKalb Bear standout lineman Christopher McDaniel signed his name on the dotted line today to formally announce that he will be moving on to the next level to play college football for the Ouachita Baptist Tigers. McDaniel was an Academic All District pick in 2019 for the Bears despite sitting out half the season with an injury, and he was the DHS 2018 Offensive player of the Year and a 2018 1st team all-district center as a junior.
Christopher is the son of Jason and Donna McDaniel, of DeKalb.
The Tigers play Division II Region 4 football and ended last years campaign with a record of 11-1 after going undefeated in the regular season. Head Coach Todd Knight was recently named the Regional Coach of the Year by the American Football Coaches Association for the second year in a row. The Tigers are the home of NFL Hall of Famer and Super Bowl Champion Cliff Harris.