June 2, 1994
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.
The high school baseball career for Kosciusko graduate Chase Morgan ended when he played in the Crossroads D.M. Howie High School all-star game for 3A and 4A schools last Saturday at William Carey in Hattiesburg, but will continue at the junior college level.
It is just added some more Division I offers and several pounds of muscle to the rising junior for the Whippets.
That is why Harmon is the first player in The Star Herald Top 11 Players to Watch for the upcoming football season.
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.
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.
Good, but could have been better was Ethel head football coach Dave McCrory’s assessment of his team’s play in jamboree scrimmages with Choctaw Central and Noxapater that concluded spring practice.