Savannah Christian Preparatory School’s Percy Combay signed a National Letter of Intent to run track for the University of South Carolina at Beaufort on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 1 pm in the beautiful pecan grove on the Chatham Parkway campus.
Aside from earning a college prep education while at Savannah Christian Prep, Percy has played basketball for three years and excelled in track and field under Coach Deedee Colter. Percy participates in the high jump, 400 meter relay and the 1600 meter relay.
He is the son of Percy Combay Sr. and Tamika Williams of Atlanta and Pooler, GA respectively.
As a Raider, Percy has become a four-year letterman in track & field. He broke the school’s 4×4 relay record and the high jump record. All four years he earned his way to the area track meet and earned an area award for his hard work. His sophomore year he earned his way to the sectional meet. This year, he has his sights set on making it to the GHSA Class A State track meet.
When asked about his decision to sign with USCB, Percy indicated that he knew it was a great school with a quality program. He loves the family-oriented atmosphere. Percy saw firsthand how the coaches were focused on their athletes, and they are highly motivated for their success.
SCPS alumna and former track star, Maiya Cooper, attends USCB, and Johnny Lewis ’16 has recently signed with USCB as well. Percy plans to major in Business Administration with a concentration in Management.