Cougar David Bates made it official on Thursday. He’ll play golf for Shelton State. He’s joined at the Greens at Deerfield by his parents, Buckey and Barbara McKillop. (PHOTO COURTESY OF NIC SHARP)

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Ahead of a match with Anderson County on Thursday afternoon, Campbell Cougar Golfer David Bates signed college scholarship papers to continue his career after graduating from Campbell High in May.

Bates will join the Buccaneers of Shelton State Community College next season and wear the gold and emerald. Shelton State is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Best to you, David! (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/12/2022-6AM)