Established in 1991 by Jerry and Beth Lavender, Sports Specialty has been the go-to for coaches and players. We are one of the few sporting goods dealers that offer in-house screen printing, embroidery, jersey customization, trophies and awards. We're also licensed with Mississippi State University and Mississippi University for Women.


First location
Maxwell Street


Second locatoin
Main Street

The Team

Jerry Lavender - Owner, Team Sales

Beth Lavender - Accounts Payable

Courtney Campbell - Accounts Receivable

Ray Jordan - Sales

Steven Lavender - Sales

Leigh Loudermilk - Lettering, Engraving, Trophies & Awards

Ben Sims - Art & Design

Elizabeth Lavender - Online Team Stores

Tyler Turner - Purchasing

Jon Burt - Road Team Sales