Preseason football camp is just around the corner, and this week Gene Phelps takes a look at some key dates for area teams as they prepare for the 2016 season (1:46). Also on this episode, Gene has a list of notable season-opening matchups (3:42), while Blake Morgan provides updates on several Lee County squads – Mooreville (6:02), TCPS (7:30), Saltillo (9:04), and Shannon (9:45). And Gene gives us details on what’s happening with Kossuth’s logo change (10:49).
Archives for July 2016
We’re a little bit closer to football season, and this week’s episode is all about gridiron talk. Gene Phelps takes a look at Shannon football (2:07), which competed in a national 7-on-7 tournament last week and should get a boost this fall by a trio of transfers. Also, Gene breaks down the area’s top returning players for the 2016 season (9:08), and new high school sports reporter Blake Morgan joins the show.
Gene Phelps is in full football mode as he works on the Daily Journal’s football preview section, and this week he and Brad Locke take an early look at some key teams and players, as well as the Division 1-4A race (1:09). Also, Shannon’s young squad is competing in a national 7-on-7 tournament this week (5:59), and Tupelo is adjusting to some coaching staff changes while looking for a new quarterback (10:17).