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Brotherly Love: Old sibling’s impact helped Frisson form strong Brighton brotherhood

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The bond shared by the members of the 2017 Brighton Cardinal Football has developed a strong brotherhood. As the 27 seniors prepare for the next chapters in their lives after May, the legacy of being the first team to reach the State Semifinals is giving a lot of the players a […]

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Eli Davis 100th base

Cardinal Davis steals milestone against White Station

  Last night against the White Station Spartans, Brighton Cardinal senior Eli Davis stole his 100th base of his prep career. Davis napped the bag in a victory helping Brighton improve to 20-2 on the season. Head Coach Michael Wickersham, Brighton High School and the Cardinal Baseball program wanted to salute Davis on his latest […]

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Amanda Perry signing

SPORTS ALERT: Brighton’s Perry will continue playing career at Bethel

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Softball signings for the Brighton Lady Cardinal Class of 2018 has become common on the campus. Today Brighton High School and the Lady Cardinal program celebrated Amanda Perry’s commitment to play for the Bethel University Lady Wildcats in McKenzie. But when all the Brighton Softball signing ceremonies started back in November […]

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Crews begin the process on repaving the parking lot at USA Stadium Tuesday afternoon at USA Stadium.

NEWS ALERT: Improvements underway at Millington’s USA Stadium

This week the old parking lot at the historic USA Stadium is being transformed into a field of dirt as crews begin the process of laying a fresh parking lot. As part of the city of Millington’s nearly $400,000 worth of improvements for the venue, the repaving of the parking lot if the beginning of […]

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Enrique Toliver signing

SPORTS ALERT: Toliver becomes ninth Cardinal to sign football scholarship, heading to MVC

By Thomas Sellers Jr. The date of April 6, 2018 will be celebrated in the Toliver family forever. On the contrast, April 5, 2017 will be marked in the hearts and souls of those who love Teresa Toliver. The wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend and neighbor passed away last year from cancer. One year and […]

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Softball The Hero Kelsey Frizzell

SPORTS ALERT: Frizzell delivers walk-off homer against Brighton

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Back in February, Munford Head Softball Coach Glenn Goulder was trying to piece together his upcoming lineup needing to fill a huge void. That potential void was the absence of senior leader and University of Memphis signee Kelsey Frizzell. But the gutsy Frizzell healed enough from her surgery to contribute to […]

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Great Scott! Munford lineman muscles his way onto Big Blue

By Thomas Sellers Jr. His personality is reserved and blends into the crowd. Munford senior TJ Scott doesn’t mind sharing the spotlight or letting others get all the press as long as there is overall success. That approach allowed Munford Head Football Coach Nick Markle to utilize Scott’s 6’1, 310-pound frame on his defensive line […]

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Millington Lady Trojan junior catcher Hannah Clifton tries to secure the relay throw as a Haywood runner slides into home plate during last week's game at Miles Park.

Lady Trojan bats heat up cool night against Haywood

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Tuesday night was a special evening in Millington as the host Millington Lady Trojans joined efforts with the visiting Haywood Lady Tomcats to recognize cancer survivors as part of the 2018 Strikeout Cancer Game. After relatives of the players threw out the first pitches, the Lady Tomcats came out firing trying […]

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Munford freshman pitcher Riley Baskin jacks a home run early in last Friday's game against Collierville.

Big Bang Theories: Munford outslugs Collierville in late March clash

By Thomas Sellers Jr. Recently the Mid-South had seen a rash of children looking through various fields for colorful and candy-filled eggs in honor of Easter. Meanwhile the Munford Lady Cougars were on the hunt for a victory. Coming into the Friday night contest prior to Easter Sunday, the Lady Cougars had designs on ending […]

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Brighton Cardinal catcher Dalton Rushing steps on home plate Friday night as Munford catcher Stephen Kendrick looks for the relay throw on the Brighton Baseball Field.

SPORTS ALERT: Brighton sets new school record for win streak, start season 16-0

By Thomas Sellers Jr. To say the Brighton Cardinals are off to a hot start in 2018 is an understatement. Last night the Cardinals outlasted District 13-3A foe the Hardin County Tigers 2-0 to improve to 16-0 on the season. The victory over the Tigers on Cardinal Field set a new school record for Brighton. […]

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