JACKSON, Tenn. -- Union University took down Concordia College, 93-81.
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.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- North Side defensive lineman Greg Emerson was one of the more highly touted recruits in Tennessee in the class of 2018, attracting schools such as Ohio State and Alabama…
LEXINGTON, Tenn. -- Lexington got off to a fast start against McNairy Central but a late Bobcat rally would be the deciding factor as they won, 52-51.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- North Side survived a late Riverside rally to go on and win, 73-72.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- At the beginning of the third quarter, the Madison Mustangs trailed by one point but managed to start fast and go on to win, 62-56 over Milan.
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Liberty Tech needed every second to take down Bolivar Central, 57-56.
The rosters have been selected for the 2017 West Tennessee All-Star Game.