Preview of Tupelo High Athletics (August 10)

Welcome back to the blog. Not a lot happened last week due to the start of school but THS activities will officially kickoff this Tuesday.

SP SOFTBALL: Coach Josh Hegwood’s team lost to East Union and IAHS at the Mooreville Classic yesterday. They will travel to the Baldwin Jamboree this Saturday. Opponents will be named later.

VOLLEYBALL: Coach Laurie Bishop’s girls will open the season at Belmont Tuesday. They will then travel to Madison’s Set It Off Challenge Friday and Saturday. Opponents will be named at Set It Off later.

XC: Coach Anna Kathryn Sloan’s and Jonathan Begnaud’s teams will run against one another at Ballard Park Friday at 6 p.m. XC will open 2014 at the Memphis Twilight Saturday, August 30th.

FOOTBALL: Coach Trent Hammond looks to get his first dose of football action in Fulton Friday night. THS will battle IAHS in a controlled scrimmage beginning at 7 p.m. The jamboree will stream LIVE at THS will open 2014 at Lafayette Friday, August 22nd.

MEET THE WAVE: Fall sports (volleyball, football, softball, XC, and swim) will be introduced in the Performing Arts Center at THS Thursday, August 14th from 4-6 p.m. Admission is FREE.


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