Turnovers on offense and stopping the big play on defense. The theme behind McAdams’ 20-0 season-opening football loss at J.Z. George was as simple as those two things.
While Kenneth Nelson is technically the first-year head football coach at McAdams High School, he is really not. This is the coaching veteran’s second time around at the Attala School, so he knew what to expect during early season workouts.
After several months of soul-searching Derrik Boland was sure it was time for him to leave the collegiate coaching ranks and return to a high school dugout, building and running his own program. He just was not sure where, until he visited Kosciusko.
Ethel graduate and current Winona Christian School football coach and athletic director Junior Graham will be one of five honorees inducted into the Mississippi Association of Coaches on June 21 at the Hilton Hotel in Jackson.
After two solid years heading up the program at McAdams High School, veteran football coach Jim Risen is leaving the Attala County school to take the head coaching job at Riverside High School in Washington County.