1999-2009 Around the South columns

November 18, 2009 Four teams look forward


November 4, 2009 On Cowboys and 'Indians'

October 28, 2009 A year later, Huntingdon still working for its moment It was supposed to be their moment. In their sixth season, they had paid their dues, with just two losing seasons since the program began.

Brian Lester

Brian Lester is a reporter in Florida. He has 14 years of experience at newspapers in Virginia, North Carolina and Ohio, spending 10 at The Courier in Findlay, Ohio. Lester also writes an Around the Region column for D3hoops.com and wrote Around the Great Lakes for D3football.com from 2012-14. He is a graduate of Eastern Illinois.

2014 columnist: Justin Goldberg
2013 columnist: Andee Djuric
2012 columnist: Kyle Robarts
2008-11 columnist: Jason Bowen

Previous Columns

September 27, 2016
Watching his family and flooding from afar
The flood waters that destroyed the Louisiana home of Zac Stuart stood taller than the Rhodes...
September 20, 2016
Trinity roaring toward the national stage
As a player on the 2002 Stagg Bowl team, current Trinity coach Jerheme Urban knows what life is like...
September 13, 2016
Berry rusher channels confidence on record day
Running back Austin Lowe is helping to propel a Berry offense that just set a school record for...
September 6, 2016
ETBU out to prove it's no one-hit wonder
ETBU linebacker CJ Johnson is expected to play a pivotal role all season for the Tigers, who have...
August 31, 2016
10 games to watch for 2016
Columnist Brian Lester has seen a lot of the nation suit up and battle it out on the gridiron, and...
November 17, 2015
Long road to the postseason over for Hardin-Simmons
Korey Zavala has waited his entire career to play in the postseason and the senior defensive lineman...
November 10, 2015
Hendrix's Winn win situation
Hendrix coach Buck Buchanan wasn’t sure where he was going to put Dayton Winn when he...
November 3, 2015
Peaking at the right time
Tyler Bates was 3 when his mom passed away, so the memories of her are difficult to recall. Except...
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