Last week couldn't have went better for Alex White.
The Maiden tight end and linebacker found out he was accepted to Harvard University, where he has verbally committed.
White is the second Catawba County athlete to commit to Harvard in the past two years. St. Stephens' Sava Turcanu is swimming for the Crimson this fall.
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.