Hudson senior offensive lineman Mason McLaughlin signed to continue his academic and football careers at the University of Dayton recently.

McLaughlin was named to the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association Division II All-Ohio second team last fall. He also was named to the All-Northeast Inland District football first team and the Suburban League National Conference first team.

The Explorers finished 7-4 and advanced to the playoffs in 2019. Hudson shared the National Conference title with Wadsworth and Brecksville-Broadview Heights.