Hall of Fame
|Jimmy Pilgreen, Class of 1979
Induction Class of 2013
Pilgreen earned honorable mention and all-state accolades while at MDJC. He was also elected as a member of the Outstanding College Athletes of America and was awarded the J.D. Stonestreet Award for excellence both on and off the field.
He went to Delta State University on a football scholarships and played offensive guard, center, and defensive end.
After college Pilgreen joined the US Fish & Wildlife Service and has spent his career as a special agent in wildlife enforcement and has conducted investigations all over the US and Canada.