Congratulations to Thomas Cain, Jr. — better known throughout the HCS halls simply as “Junior” — who signed a commitment today to play basketball next year as a Northeast Mississippi Community College Tiger. Thomas is the recipient of several honors and awards: he was chosen to play on the All-Conference 1st Team for 2AAAA, was an MAIS All Star, and was the MAIS 2AAAA Player of the Year. Furthermore, he is the sixth Hillcrest Cougar in the last 7 years to sign a full scholarship to play college basketball.
Congratulations to the following student-athletes who were recognized during yesterday’s Winter Sports Awards Assembly:
Congratulations to the Cougar Varsity Baseball team for their win over Canton last night! Cougar fans: come out and support our very own “boys of summer” in their next games versus St. Aloysius, beginning 4:00 PM Thursday at home.
Congratulations to the Cougar track team for their impressive performances at yesterday’s meet at Jackson Academy. Several of our athletes took top honors in their races. Way to go!
Congratulations to seniors Mayowa “Mario” Asagunla and Thomas “Junior” Cain for being named to the MAIS All-Star basketball team! They will play this Friday, March 10th, at 2:30 PM at Jackson Prep.