Mooresville High School’s Malik Birchett accepted the scholarship offer from the Army West Point football program. Birchett, a recent recipient of All-I-Meck Conference honors based on his play as a defensive back, will be among the newest Black Knights Cadets at the New York campus later this summer. Birchett signed during a gathering held at East Mooresville Intermediate School in the presence of family, friends, former coaches, past teammates and members of his mentored students at EMIS.

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