Mississippi State reached out to Conference USA to find their replacement for Vic Schaefer. MSU Athletic Director John Cohen feels that the hiring of Old Dominion head coach Nikki McCray-Penson is a “home-run hire.” McCray brings an excellent resume to Starkville.
The biggest sports headline of the week was the news out of Starkville. No one saw this coming. Lady Bulldogs coach Vic Schaefer is heading to the University of Texas. Schaefer made the Lady Bulldogs a national power in his eight seasons.
The COVID-19 pandemic is beginning its second week in Mississippi. During my life experiences I have seen storms Betsy, Camille, Fredric and Katrina come in and leave destruction that affected thousands of Mississippians. Those storms were brief but deadly.
Ole Miss and Southern Mississippi are 6-1 on the young college baseball season while Mississippi State is 5-1 entering this week’s action. Ole Miss outscored Xavier 35-3 over the weekend as the Rebels’ pitchers shut out the visitors in the opening two games of the series.
The EHS tennis team took the court in practice this week in preparation for the new season. The tennis team ended the year with a good showing in the state tournament. We look forward to the new season. The team features 3 senior members: Lauren Files, Garrett Gaylean and
Congratulations to the following Bulldogs for their outstanding performance in the 2019 football season.
Front Row kneeling: Brandon Buckley- 1st team all division, Mac Hamburg award