May 9, 2013
NEW ALLEN - Wesley Christian High School senior Stephen Goble made his college choice official on Wednesday, signing with Jefferson Davis Community College.
A junior college located in Brewton, Ala., Jefferson Davis competes in the ACCC (Alabama Community College Conference). Jefferson Davis calls the ACCC’s South Conference home, along with Alabama Southern, Bishop State, Chattahoochee Valley, Enterprise State, Faulkner State, L.B. Wallace and Wallace State.
Jefferson Davis Community College is located in Brewton, Ala.
The Jefferson Davis basketball program is under the direction of head coach Allen Gainer.
After watching game film of Goble, Gainer offered the Wesley Christian standout a scholarship.
“The chance to play right away was a big factor for me,” Goble said, when asked why he chose Jefferson Davis. “Coach (Gainer) told me with my skill set if I come in and work hard I can play right away. Also, it’s closer to home than all the other schools I’ve been in contact with.”
Goble will continue to work on his game throughhout the offseason. The Wesley Christian bigman earned KCAA All-State and All-4th Region honors for his efforts during his senior season.
Goble scored 1,149 points in two seasons with the Wesley Christian boys’ basketball team.