Scott Brown handles most of the sports duties for Ham Broadcasting. In addition to providing daily sports news on this blog, he broadcasts high school football, basketball and baseball games on WKDZ and WHVO. He also hosts the Saturday Morning Sports Report on WKDZ - one of the few local sports programs in the area. His local sports has been the most read in Trigg County for several years.
The preseason for Christian County was a little less chaotic than last year when the Colonels had to replace their coach days before the start of the season. Kyle Eades moved into the interim role and led the Colonels to a 15-15 season and first round region exit to Henderson County 63-56. The interim tag has been removed from Eades' title, and he is ready to put his stamp on the Colonel basketball program.
Eades' main task will be to replace four starters.
Senior guard Isaiah Pollard is the lone returning starter after scoring six points a game last year.
6-5 junior Devon Wharton was bothered by injuries during football season but should help provide an inside game for the Colonels.
Senior DeAndre Mosby and junior A.J Tyler, who started some down the stretch last year, should see the bulk of the time in the backcourt.
Christian County opens their 2013-14 season Tuesday at home against Hopkins County Central.
The Colonel head coach spoke about his Colonels to the Hopkinsville Christian County Kiwanis Club.