Skip to main content

Local high school athletes set to move on

February 5, 2014

Many athletes grow up with the goal of one day playing on the college level.
There are some area football players making that goal a reality today.
Two of those players are expected to sign with four-year schools as Starkville Academy defensive and offensive lineman Tripp Janssen committed to Delta State, while Choctaw County defensive lineman Taboris Lee has announced his intentions to attend Louisiana-Lafayette.
Starkville Academy coach Jeff Terrill is excited about the opportunity Janssen has with the Statesmen in Cleveland.
"He's been a young man that's had the desire to go and do so," Terrill said. "He's worked hard to have an opportunity. It's gratifying for everybody in the program to see him get the opportunity. It's well-deserved."

To subscribe to the E-edition, please click here.

View more articles in:

Latest Videos

Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th...
Drinking a beverage that tastes delicious and has good nutritional value is like having your cake and eating it, too.
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes