Bearden's Sobota signs with Kentucky

Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT)-- Josh Sobota of Bearden high school is the reigning Tennessee Track
Gatorade Athlete of the Year and as of today, he's also a Kentucky Wildcat.

In front of his family and friends, Josh signed his letter of intent with the Wildcats, picking Kentucky over North Carolina. A state champion in the shot put, Sobota, one of the most sought after athletes in the country, has all his goals in sight telling Local-8 Sports after the signing, "...my goals in college are to win several NCAA titles and then maybe in the future go on to the Olympics but first of all baby steps , I'm just thinking about NC-double-A title right now."

Congratulations to Josh who's also earned High School All American honors while at Bearden.