NEW CONCORD – Former Madison-Plains High School football standout Cameron Near of Sedalia has decided to continue his athletic and academic careers at Muskingum University Muskie Head Coach Al Logan announced.
Near will be a member of Muskingum’s Class of 2021 that will start school in August 2017.
Near, a 5-foot-11, 195-pound wide receiver and safety, received First Team All-MSL and Second Team All-MSL accolades. Near is the son of William and Patty Near.
Muskingum opens the 2017 season at home against Waynesburg on Saturday, Sept. 2 at 1 p.m.