RADIO SHOW: August 4, 2011

high school football america radio show coaches interviewsJeff Fisher and Trish Hoffman in 2012 before High School Football America/SoCal radio show on AM 570 Fox Sports LA

Chris Shields, the first-year head football coach at Joplin High School in Missouri, joins High School Football America Radio Show host Jeff Fisher to discuss how his team and the Joplin community are recovering from the May 22nd tornadoes that devastated the town, destroyed the high school and left 160 people dead.

Jeff also talks with Jess Simpson, head coach at Buford High School in Georgia. Buford is ranked #1 by MaxPreps.com in its Preseason Small Schools Top 25 Poll.

Jeff’s final guest is Dr. Lamar Hasbrouck, who discusses the four heat-related deaths on high school football practice fields during the recent heat wave and what can be done to prevent such tragedies in the future.

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Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.