WOULDN'T YOU say it's rather fitting that someone named Waters has committed to Navy?
Despite the name, it wasn't a done deal all along, folks.
T-J Waters, a 6-4, 225-pound senior linebacker from West Catholic, thought hard about Virginia Military Institute and West Chester, and even visited those schools before trekking last weekend to Annapolis, Md.
But in the end, the Midshipmen won his heart.
"When I saw how tight everyone was, the brotherhood, I knew Navy was the best place for me," Waters said. "I liked West Chester for the close distance and VMI because they don't have the mandatory commission after graduation.