MCC Baseball Complex in Pascagoula renamed ‘Lee Tingle Park’


by Curtis Rockwell, Our Mississippi Home

The City of renamed the MCC Baseball Complex on Orchard Rd. after new Resurrection head baseball coach Lee Tingle this week.

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Newly renamed Lee Tingle Park in Pascagoula

Tingle, who took the helm of the Class 1A state champion Eagles after the retirement of Johnny Olsen, was recently diagnosed with a rare brain disease.

A Pascagoula native and a graduate of Pascagoula High, Tingle is entering his 11th season overall with the RCS program. Four of his years were as the Middle School head coach and seven years as an assistant for the High School team. He played for Olsen at Pascagoula High.

“Lee kind of spearheaded it all in renovating that field and the entire complex and that’s a perfect way to honor him and make sure his name will always be associated with it,” Olsen…

This article first appeared on Our Mississippi Home.

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