WBRC is reporting that Sam Shade has officially been hired as the head football coach at Miles College in Fairfield, Alabama. This will be Shade’s first college head coaching job. Shade most recently was the head coach at Pinson Valley High School, where he won a state championship in 2020.
Michael Thompson shot a -8 64 on the Torrey Pines North Course in opening round play at the Farmers Insurance Open. Thompson sits in solo 2nd through the first 18 holes. And of course, Thompson was asked about his beard post-round.
Kyle Moore has been named manager of the Bowie Baysox, the Double A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. Moore has managed in the Oriole organization at the High A and Low A levels the past five seasons.
Lauren Stephenson has signed a sponsorship deal with global investment bank and advisory firm Stout.
Lauren Stephenson did a mic’d up session for south Florida’s WPBF. Stephenson is playing in the Gainbridge LPGA event in Boca Raton this week.
- Joshua Primo – recalled from the Austin Spurs by the San Antonio Spurs.
Scenes and Highlights
BASKETBALL Birmingham 100, Oklahoma City 97. John Petty – 12 minutes, 2 points (1-1 2pg, 0-3 3pg), 1 rebound, 2 turnovers, 2 fouls, -6. Denver 124, Brooklyn 118. JaMychal Green – DNP (coach’s decision) Memphis 118, San Antonio 110. Joshua Primo – DNP (coach’s decision) GOLF Farmers Insurance Open Rd 1: Michael Thompson – 64, -8, 2nd Justin Thomas – 68, -4, T31 Trey Mullinax – 70, -2, T53 Davis Riley – 70, -2, T53 Lee Hodges – 76, +4, T76 ECGT Kelly Plantation Rd 2: Steven Setterstrom – 73-72--145, T3