Turns out the new baseball playoff format was not set in stone. Coaches met Wednesday with the MHSAA and made a couple of tweaks to the current setup: a revised first-round schedule for Class 5A, and fewer coin flips to decide Game 3 sites.
In basketball news, West Point hired Winston Varnado to coach its boys team. He comes from Brownsville, Tenn., where he coached his son, current Mississippi State standout Jarvis Varnado.
Remember, in Friday’s Journal we’ll take a look back at the 2007-08 school year. It’s the final prep page until August.