Our condolences to the family of Southeast Lauderdale head football coach Calvin Hampton, who was killed in a truck crash on Wednesday. Hampton, who was in his second year as the Tigers’ head coach, passed away after his vehicle was struck by an 18-wheeler.
The Lauderdale County School District is extremely saddened by the tragic loss of Southeast High School Head Football Coach Calvin Hampton. Please click on the following link to view a message from Superintendent Cain. #LCSDExcellence #SEHSTigersStrong https://t.co/LiWFZxMqBr pic.twitter.com/KQeWXqSUBc— LCSD (@LauderdaleCSD) October 21, 2020
Prior to becoming the head coach at Southeast Lauderdale, Coach Hampton was the head coach at Meridian High.
Calvin Hampton helped shape the lives of hundreds of kids out of Meridian.— Perry Robinson, III (@ThePRobReport) October 22, 2020
It was an honor to not only have him as a friend, but as a brother. You’ll be missed more than you know Nupe. Rest easy, on the Golden Shores. pic.twitter.com/egfNvP3lfH