Area Sports

FCHS plans student-athlete physicals June 16-17 at gym

By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate Franklin County High School students needing a pre-activity exam to be eligible to take part in extracurricular activities this fall can get one June 16-17 at the campus gymnasium. Athletic Director Brent Calcote said the event will give students the chance to get the required medical clearance to take part…

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MHSAA gives go-ahead to practices — with limits

By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate Some of the uncertainty surrounding high school sports began to clear Thursday, May 21 after the Mississippi High School Activities Association gave the green light — with a laundry list of restrictions — for a pathway forward for fall athletic competition. The MHSAA’s 15-member Executive Committee, in addressing the lingering…

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