Blazers News · Blakely Signs on with Bethel


Senior Jalon’Tae Blakely inked his NAIA Letter of Intent Thursday evening to continue his education and running career at Bethel College.

Blakely, who will graduate from Marquette with an honors diploma and cum laude accolades, was joined by dozens of family members and friends as he signed the pact with the Pilots. He will compete in cross country and track & field while attending Bethel.

Blakely set a PR of 19:57 at the Victory Christian Academy Invitational this past September.

Bethel College competes in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) as a member of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA).