Fayette County News

Fayette County


Fayette schools hosting first football media day Aug. 4

Are you ready for some football? This weekend’s inaugural Fayette County Football Media Day will make sure you’re prepared for kickoff.

On Saturday, August 4 at 10 a.m., Fayette County High School will play host as they are joined by McIntosh, Sandy Creek, Starr’s Mill, Whitewater and Our Lady of Mercy. The schools’ coaches will each bring key members of their team with them.

Host Fayette County and head coach Mike Davis will be represented by Reggie Booker, Shane Leinberger, and JeKobe Coleman.

McIntosh coach Lee Belknap is slated to bring Dane Kinamon, Ryan Cate, and Ryan Siegel.

Sandy Creek and coach Brett Garvin will bring Nicholas Toomer, RJ Howard, and Brian Branch.

Starr’s Mill and coach Chad Phillips will be represented by Michael Burnett, Michael Lantz, and Sean King.

Whitewater and Brian Holley will bring Hunter Williams, Will Lewis, and Maddox Mueller.

Our Lady of Mercy and new head coach Mark Mill will be joined by Colin Schmitz, Bryson Mullins, and Louis Burt.

Sponsored by Big Frog Custom T-Shirts and All In Performance, Media Day will offer the coaches a chance to offer a peek into the season ahead while giving the players invaluable experience in public interaction and dealing with reporters as they pursue their athletic careers.

By Christopher Dunn

Managing Editor Christopher Dunn has been with the Fayette County News since 2011, in addition to running Fayette Victory magazine. He is a graduate of Fayette County schools, as well as a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in journalism. Follow him on twitter @fayettesports.