Starkville High School bowling

Starkville High School bowler Chasity Cook, seated right, signs a scholarship to attend Blue Mountain and is supported by coaches, teammates and family.

COLUMBUS – Chasity Cook made history when she put pen to paper on Monday.

She became the first Starkville High School bowler to sign a college scholarship in the sport when she went through the process to join Blue Mountain College at GT Lanes in Columbus.

There have been Yellow Jackets offered bowling scholarships over the years, but Cook is the first one to accept.

Cook said the opportunity to continue her bowling career at Blue Mountain meant very much to her family.

For more on Cooks signing, see Tuesday's Starkville Daily News.

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