ECHS to host first-ever Coastal Connection Media Day Aug. 3

Published 12:06 pm Friday, July 28, 2017

Escambia County High School and are hosting the first-ever Coastal Connection Media Day on Thurs., Aug. 3, at ECHS.

Some 19 schools will be represented at the media day. Coaches, along with a few players from each school, will have an opportunity to talk about their upcoming seasons in a press conference question and answer type period with interviews with reporters from newspaper, TV and radio that could follow afterward.

ECHS head football coach Rico Jackson said at the Atmore Rotary Club’s meeting Tuesday that he wanted to invite schools in counties that touch Mobile and Baldwin county to the media day.

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Schools from Escambia, Monroe, Washington and Clarke Counties are expected to be in attendance.

The schedule is as follows:

9 a.m. – Escambia County

9:20 a.m. – Clarke County

9:40 a.m. – Excel

10 a.m. – Flomaton

10:20 a.m. – Clarke Prep

10:40 a.m. – Escambia Acad.

11 a.m. – Washington Co.

11:20 a.m. – BREAK

11:40 a.m. – Jackson Acad.

Noon – Monroe Academy

12:20 p.m. – McIntosh

12:40 p.m. – Millry

1 p.m. – J.U. Blacksher

1:20 p.m. – Monroe Co.

1:40 p.m. – T.R. Miller

2 p.m. – J.F. Shields

2:20 p.m. – W.S. Neal

2:40 p.m. – Jackson

3 p.m. – Thomasville

3:20 p.m. Fruitdale