...Please join us at Bedford High School for Sunday Funday on April 29th! The District Art Show (gym) & Rotary Pancake/French Toast breakfast (cafeteria) are from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The Bedford Schools Foundation Run/Walk steps off at 9 a.m., with registration beginning at 7 a.m. (auxiliary gym)......

Najee Stevens McKenzie signs with University of Kansas

Najee Stevens McKenzie, a Bedford High School graduate from the class of 2015, signed a National Letter of Intent December 20, 2017, to further his education at the University of Kansas and to play Division I football in the Big 12 Conference with the Jayhawks. was rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com. He earned First Team All-Northeast Conference in 2017 for ASA College, where he earned his Associates Degree in Criminal Justice. He was credited with 33 total tackles including a team-best and 12.5 tackles-for-loss. He also registered 9.5 sacks and a blocked kick in the season, which helped lead the ASA Avengers to a 9-1 overall record and a win in the Valley of the Sun Bowl as a sophomore.

While at BHS, Najee helped lead the Bearcats to a regional and conference title in 2014. During that season he had 67 tackles, 10 tackles-for-loss, eight sacks and nine quarterback hurries during the 2014 season. He received special mention all-district his senior year at Bedford High.

Najee plans to continue his pursuit of a major in criminal justice. He chose Kansas over offers from Iowa State, Maryland, Missouri, Pittsburgh, UCF, Bowling Green and Toledo.

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5771 Perkins Rd.
Bedford Heights, OH 44146  

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