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Extended family kudos: Holt’s grandson signs with U of Kentucky

Photo of Alex Bumpus signing with U of KY

Alex Bumpus signing with University of Kentucky on National Signing Day. Alex is grandson of clinical perfusion program director, David Holt.

Wednesday, February 6th, National Signing Day, Alex Grant Bumpus (grandson of Kathi and David Holt [Program Director for Clinical Perfusion Education]) signed with the University of Kentucky to play scholarship supported collegiate soccer. The special signing event was held in Columbus, Ohio at the Crew Stadium.

“Alex is blessed to have a wonderful mother, Haidee, and a very supportive younger brother, Spencer,” said Holt.

Alex has being playing soccer since he was very young and is currently nationally ranked in the top 100 in the US by the College Soccer News. He has won such honors as “Scholar Athlete,” and “Rookie of the Year,” as well as being a varsity starter at his Hilliard Davidson High School in Hilliard, Ohio.

We wish him the very best!


  1. Nicki Simmons says:

    That is awesome! I bet you are one proud grandpa! Congratulations!

  2. Laura Bilek says:

    David, From the soccer players in my house, “Cool!!!!”. Congratulations!

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