When I think of the 2019 football season in Coahoma County for both high school and junior college, the word transition first comes to mind.
All five teams in some way have not completely fulfilled their potential, but are also on the right path to building more successful programs.
Lee Academy football coach Rick Johnston preached the team concept going into the 2019 season and the athletes are being rewarded.
Softball, academics and life in general, Ashlynn Smith seeks to excel in all she does.
That attitude paid off last week when the Lee Academy senior signed a national letter of intent to play softball at Christian Brother University in Memphis.
Clarksdale High School went into its Region 3-4A opener and homecoming matchup on a three-game losing streak as Yazoo City came to town Friday night.
The Wildcats (4-3, 1-0) were up to the challenge, got back on the winning track and ran away with a 40-16 victory.
RAYMOND—Coahoma Community College started its two-game road trip against Hinds Community College on Thursday Night. The Eagles took charge of the Tigers, ending the game in a 54-26 victory on Gene Murphy Field at the Joe Renfroe Stadium.
It took Coahoma Early College High School three full quarters to get the offense going Friday night, but behind senior running back Markevious Brown’s 16 rushes for 208 yards and one touchdown, coach Jeremiah Brassell earned his first district win during his tenure.