socialfacebooktwitteremailrssiPhoneDroid
From the News Edge: Christian County receiving $162,000 in Ag Development funds ---- Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden to be at Fort Campbell Wednesday ---- Second Hopkinsville man arrested for truck theft ---- Keith Tandy to headline summer football camp ---- For all of the latest news be sure to visit our News Page...............................................................From the Sports Edge: Marcus Lee announces he will return to UK for his sophomore season..............................................................................Don't miss out on our latest Loyal Listener Deals.

Scott Brown's Sportsbytes


 








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.
 
                              
                                
                                  
                   


Payton Croft Expected to be Named Trigg County Boys Basketball Coach

Trigg County High School has called a news conference for 4pm Thursday at the school where it is expected to name Hopkinsville assistant coach Payton Croft the new boys basketball coach.
 


Croft is a 2005 graduate of Crittenden County High School where he was an all-district basketball player under his father and coach Jimmy Croft. Payton served as an assistant coach under his father at Livingston Central and has been on Tim Haworth's staff at Hopkinsville the past several seasons which included back to back trips to the Sweet 16.

The hiring of Croft is considered a surprise by some. Trigg County assistant coach Rex Booth, who guided Livingston Central to the 2012 district title, was considered the front runner for the job after serving as an assistant coach under Mike Wright, who recommended him to be his replacement. Wright announced before the 2012-13 season that it would be his last as head coach.

Croft inherits two starters and a talented sophomore class that finished 20-9 and won a district title.

 



Tags :  
Topics : EducationSports
Social :
Locations : HopkinsvilleTrigg County
People : Jimmy CroftPayton CroftPayton Croft ExpectedRex Booth




 
05/08/2013 6:42AM
Payton Croft Expected to be Named Trigg County Boys Basketball Coach
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :