East Central's Brad Cumbest, center, walks to the dugout after hitting a home run against Pascagoula on March 1 in Hurley. The Mississippi State football signee is getting a close look from MLB scouts.
East Central's Brad Cumbest, center, walks to the dugout after hitting a home run against Pascagoula on March 1 in Hurley. The Mississippi State football signee is getting a close look from MLB scouts. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com file
East Central's Brad Cumbest, center, walks to the dugout after hitting a home run against Pascagoula on March 1 in Hurley. The Mississippi State football signee is getting a close look from MLB scouts. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com file

East Central football built ‘a bond like no other’ and now it’s spilling over into baseball

March 03, 2018 04:00 AM