Stepping out of the nest: Athletes, parents prepare for out-of-state moves to college
Ahwatukee resident and Valley Christian graduate Tana Kemmer, left, is off to Iowa to continue her basketball career where she will have to adjust to new teammates and living on the cold campus at Cornell College.
Desert Vista graduate Kaylee Gambadoro heads to a big city - Chicago - to continue her soccer career leaving her close-knit family about 1,750 miles behind.
Mountain Pointe graduate Connor Arendts and family were all smiles on signing day. The tone might be changing a little bit now that he is days away from moving to Colorado to continue his lacrosse career at Adams State College.
Kaylee and John Gambadoro have spent plenty of time in the car over the last year driving to soccer practice, but it comes to an end when Kaylee heads to Chicago for her first year of college.
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