Eastern Progress Sports Editor Zach Combest and James Mason sits down with EKU Hall of Fame football coach Roy Kidd and the first female sports editor for the Progress, Marla Ridenour. Ridenour was the first female reporter to be allowed into the football locker room in the 1970s. She was also awarded the Professional Achievement Award by EKU this weekend.

(Football locker room video credit to EKU Sports)

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