Simpson Academy basketball standout TK Catchings proudly announced that she will be continuing her academic and athletic career at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Catching played a key role in helping the Cougars capture their last State Championship. She will join Mississippi Gulf Coast as a forward. Catchings says she is thankful for the opportunity to further her education and career.
She said, “To my dad Timothy Catchings and other family, I just want to say thank you for always sacrificing yourself for me. To my high school, Simpson Academy teammates, staff, coaches Linda Dear and Chaucer Funchess, and a special thank you to Billy Wayne Hankins. My past four years would not have been as amazing without all of you.” She has continued to work hard during the pandemic and is looking forward to her return to the court.