MCKENZIE, Tenn. -- After a big win against the Peabody Golden Tide, the Mckenzie Rebels find themselves with a record of 4-4 and tied for third in Region 7-2A. They also picked up…
Ahmad Hicks, a native of St. Louis, is an alumnus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He graduated in May 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism while minoring in radio-television and digital media.
While in school, Ahmad was a member of the university’s football team. Concluding his collegiate football career in December of 2014, Ahmad jumped right into the field of journalism, both print and television. He wrote for his school’s newspaper, the “Daily Egyptian,” which had a daily circulation of 15,000. Simultaneously, Ahmad sports anchored and multimedia backpacked for “Illinois’ Best Student-Run Newscast.”
Following school, Ahmad interned at KTVI (Fox 2 News) in St. Louis, where he gained hands-on experience, shadowing seasoned reporters and anchors. He assisted with the 9 a.m. magazine show, even producing various segments for the live broadcast.
In his free time, Ahmad loves to play with his dog, Ace, and watch St. Louis Cardinals baseball.
HENDERSON, Tenn. -- The Lexington Lady Tigers defeated the Chester County Lady Eagles, 7-2 earning them the District 13-AA title.
MEDINA, Tenn. -- The South Gibson Lady Hornets blanked the Dyersburg Trojans, 7-0 claiming their second straight District Title.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- I tell them all the time, we're good enough to beat anyone we play but we're also bad enough to lose to anyone we play. You just…
HENDERSON, Tenn. -- The Chester County Lady Eagles knocked off South Side, 8-1 to move on to the district championship versus Lexington.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Dyersburg Lady Trojans took care of business against Chester County winning in three straight sets. Then in the regional championship, they knocked off South Side, 3-1 to claim the Region 7-AA championship.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- The South Side Lady Hawks were up 2-0 on Crockett County in a best of five when the Lady Cavaliers battled back to tie the series before…