Harriman gridiron standout Nasir Stokes (seated, center) was joined by family, friends, coaches and teammate Friday afternoon at Harriman’s Richard Pickell Gymnasium as he signed to continue his education and football career with the Alderson-Broaddus Battlers in Philippi, West Virginia.

Sometimes an athlete becomes almost synonymous with a program through years of playing.

For Harriman Blue Devil football standout Nasir Stokes, that seems to be the case as he is now set to graduate and move on.