Jackson County

Gautier hires new baseball coach

Thomas Brewer has been promoted to become the new head baseball coach at Gautier High School.

Brewer replaces Enrico Jones, who decided to leave the coaching profession last month.

Brewer, who played college baseball at Southern Miss and Florida, served as Jones' assistant this past season.

Brewer previously served as an assistant coach at Hattiesburg High School from 2010-12 and head coach at Greene County from 2003-06.