Hudson resident Braden Petno, a senior at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy, signed a national letter of intent to continue his academic and soccer careers at the University of Akron.
Petno was a four-year letter winner with the Royals. He led CVCA to district and regional titles in 2014 and guided the Royals to another district championship in 2015.
Petno led the Royals with 23 goals in 2016. He is ninth in school history with 36 career goals.