As a child, Michael Brunt would cozy up to his family’s transistor radio at night to catch broadcasts of St. Louis Cardinal baseball games. The Missouri station’s (KMOX) radio signal was strong enough back then to convert a number of Mississippians to Cardinals fans.
The Kosciusko athletic program will begin the new school year with a number of different faces in new roles, as a handful of coaches have been added to the staff.
The Kosciusko golf team finished just one hole short of sending a player to the state tournament, but if this year's success is any barometer for the future, the Whippets should feel confident heading into next season.
Kosciusko ended the tennis season ranked No. 2 in Region 4-4A, falling just one match shy of besting region champion New Hope. The Whippets carried that momentum in the state tournament but were eventually defeated by New Albany.
After 13 years at the helm of the Kosciusko High School baseball program, Jonathan Jones made his resignation public via a social media post on Twitter Monday evening. Jones will return to his Alma Mater to lead the Neshoba Central baseball team next season.
The Kosciusko Lady Whippets dropped two contests to Tishomingo County in the MHSAA Class 4A North State championship series to conclude their season at 31-3.