Freinds and family gather in the backyard were Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez signs to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
A protective mask lays on a table before Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez signs to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez wipes away a tear as hse speaks before signing to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez signs to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Classmates applaud after Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez signs to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Well wishes decorate a table as Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez signs to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez smiles as she listens to good words spoken about her before signing to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez speaks before signing to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez receives hugs for well wishers before signing to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Edinburg High senior Leslie Martinez talks with guests before signing to play basketball at Coastal Bend College at a home Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)