Drey Trosclair, who just finished his fourth season as head football coach at Ascension Catholic, is no longer employed by the school. The 28-year-old was asked to step down Wednesday morning after issues with administration at the school came to a head.
After an open date, Southern University will return to action this week with perhaps its biggest test of the season in the SWAC, playing a road game Saturday afternoon at Prairie View. Head coach Dawson Odums will field questions from sports journalists Tuesday around noon.
Southern head coach Dawson Odums met with sports journalists for the first time since SWAC Media Day and after the summer break. And for the first time in 14 years, Southern will be outfitted with a new look, as the Jags are now partnered with Under Armour.
East Ascension head coach Darnell Lee is entering his third season with the Spartans and looking to take the next step with his alma mater after a down to the wire second round loss to Live Oak last season.