Michael Smith

Booneville coach Michael Smith has led both his boys and girls teams to back-to-back Class 3A state titles, a first in Mississippi basketball history.

Winning one state championship is hard enough. Winning two in a row is harder. Winning two in a row while coaching two different teams? Before last week, it had never been done in the history of Mississippi high school basketball.


Brad Locke is senior sports writer for the Daily Journal. Contact him on Twitter @bradlocke or via email at brad.locke@journalinc.com