The Kosciusko School District has hired Derrik Boland as its new head baseball coach.

The school board approved the hire during its meeting Monday night.

A native of Nettleton, MS, Boland has spent the past two seasons as an assistant coach at Huntingdon College in Montgomery, AL.

Boland’s head coaching experience includes stints at Shades Mountain Christian School in Birmingham, AL (2015-2017) and St. Aloyisus High School in Vicksburg (2012 – 2014).

Boland played college baseball for Milsap’s College, graduating in 2008.

He remained on the Majors’ staff as an assistant coach through the 2011 season.

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  1. Robert Patterson says:

    Congratulations Derrick!!! I know you will make them a number one school in baseball with all your experience !!
    Good luck my son!!!!⚾️⚾️⚾️

  2. Mary Payne Hairald says:

    Derrik, I am so proud of you!!! Always enjoyed watching you okay especially as hind catcher with The Tupelo Tigers!

  3. James Coggin says:

    Representin’!!!!!
    They don’t come any better or “real deal”, than Coach Boland!! Best of luck to you buddy!!!

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