March 19, 2013
California High School senior Anthony Price, son of Stephen and Tonya Price, California, recently signed a letter of intent to play football for Northwest Missouri State University (NWMSU), Maryville. "I'm extremely excited for Anthony," CHS Head Football Coach Marty Albertson said. "The coaches at NWMSU are very impressed with his great skills, as well as the fact that he's a top-notch student who will be very successful in the classroom. Northwest has a great program and competes each year as one of the best Division II schools in the nation." Price garnered numerous honors during high school career at CHS, including the following during his final year: he was named to the first team of the Class 3 MSSA All-District football teams; he was named to the second team of the Class 3 MFCA All-State football teams; he was named to the first team of the Tri-County All-Conference football teams as a running back and return specialist, and was named to the second team as a defensive back; and he was presented the Offensive Player of the Year Award by Coach Albertson at the Pinto Football Banquet.