Jim Holder is the Sports Director for WTVA.
After spending almost a year in the financial investments business, Jim returned to WTVA in December 2008.
He previously spent 10 years in the WTVA sports department, where he began as a reporter and eventually became a weekday anchor.
Jim has co-hosted the football shows Friday Night Fever and First Down on FOX and has been honored by the Associated Press for Best Sports Reporting.
Before arriving at WTVA in 1998, Jim was the sports director at WBBJ-TV in Jackson, Tennessee.
He is a 1993 graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi.
Jim and his wife, Nan, were married in 2002 and reside in Tupelo.
He is prepping at Olive Branch High School under Eric Rombaugh.
The guard recently overcame a health scare.
He was a volunteer assistant baseball coach in 2019.
He won't play Saturday against Ole Miss.
He won his seventh title in 2016.
The Rebels will host Georgia Southern in 2024.
Area scores for November 19, 2019.
The selection committee’s third weekly rankings had little movement in the top 10.
Ole Miss visits No. 16 Memphis on Saturday.
Solomon Young scored 14 points, Prentiss Nixon added 13 and Iowa State eased past Southern Miss 73-45 on Tuesday for its second straight win.