It has been a memorable day for football stars throughout the Shore Conference on Wednesday as they sign their National Letter of Intent for scholarships on National Signing Day.

Here are some photos and tweets from Wednesday by local athletes making it official at the college of their choice.


Southern star Mike Gesicki, the nation's top tight end prospect, signed his National Letter of Intent to play for Penn State. (Photo by Kevin Williams)





Manalapan wide receiver Saeed Blacknall, joined by members of the Braves coaching staff, signed with Penn State after returning from an all-star game in Texas. (Photo courtesy of Andy Sliwoski)


The Red Bank Catholic group of (from left) Quenton Nelson (Notre Dame); Shawn McCord (St. Francis); Tim O'Hara (Lehigh) and Larry Redaelli (Assumption) celebrated a memorable day. (Photo courtesy of RBC)


Red Bank Catholic senior offensive lineman Quenton Nelson, one of the nation's top recruits, officially signed with Notre Dame on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of RBC)






Rumson-Fair Haven standout Donald Bedell signs on the dotted line to commit to Rutgers. (Photo courtesy of Bryan Batchler)







It was a proud day in Hazlet for Pat Toal and his family as the Raritan lineman signed with Old Dominion. (Photo courtesy of Raritan athletic director John DeGenito)




Rumson-Fair Haven All-Shore lineman Peter Righi inks his National Letter of Intent to Monmouth University. (Photo courtesy of Bryan Batchler)






Red Bank Catholic offensive lineman Tim O'Hara is one of two recruits from the Shore Conference headed to Lehigh University. (Photo courtesy of RBC)



Matawan defensive end/tight end Nick Tomkins signs with Dartmouth as head coach John Kaye looks on. (Photo courtesy of Nick Tomkins)





Manasquan lineman Monte Sinisi makes it official with Rhode Island:


First-team All-Shore defensive end Shawn McCord of Red Bank Catholic will continue his career at St. Francis (Pa.). (Photo courtesy of RBC)



Red Bank Catholic All-Shore running back Larry Redaelli signed with Assumption College on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of RBC)




Monmouth Regional linebacker Dylan Brown signed with Division II Stonehill College on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Dan Wendel)



Monmouth Regional lineman Joe Pietz joined teammate Dylan Brown in signing with a Division II program on Wednesday when he committed to Seton Hill. (Photo courtesy of Dan Wendel)






St. John Vianney wide receiver Julanee Prince signed his NLI with Sacred Heart after a standout senior season. (Photo via Twitter)


Monsignor Donovan WR/DB Joey Fields and his family celebrated his signing with Central Connecticut State on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of head coach Dan Duddy)