Summer baseball action is in full swing, and guest co-host David Wheeler joins Brad Locke to give insight into what’s happening on the area’s diamonds. The NEMCABB tournament is wrapping up this week in New Albany (1:34), while the Tupelo and Pontotoc Senior American Legion teams are trying to round into midseason form (7:09). Also, David has an update on the Cotton States Baseball League (12:19) and some important football dates (11:47).
Archives for June 2016
Corinth has a new football coach, with Todd Lowery coming up from Perry Central to replace Doug Jones (1:18). Gene Phelps and Brad Locke discuss that move on this week’s episode, plus a couple of other coaching hires at Pontotoc (4:43) and Smithville (6:28). Also, the guys recap the Daily Journal’s All-Area softball team (7:29) and look ahead to the paper’s annual football preview section (15:18).
The offseason has begun for high school sports teams, but there’s plenty of news happening on the coaching front. This week, Gene and Brad look at several head coaching changes, with some familiar names filling posts at Nettleton (1:48), Baldwyn (3:27), New Site (6:21) and Tremont (8:03). There’s been a little action on the football front, too, with Amory hiring a new coach (8:56) and Corinth in search of one (11:09). Also, Gene looks at the top candidates for the Daily Journal’s annual All-Area baseball and softball teams (12:06), and he presents Athletes of the Week (18:03).