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Bulldogs searching for Rebels bullpen

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE - The plan for the Mississippi State baseball lineup is very specific. They want to see action in the visitors bullpen early and often.

 

 

Yellow Jackets tab Jones for baseball job

Posted 4/26/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Brian Jones can attest that the job as baseball coach at Starkville High School always has had cachet.

 

 

MSU's Cox expected to go in top 10 of NFL draft

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Fletcher Cox has a chance tonight to be the highest Mississippi State University player taken in the National Football League draft in a generation. Nearly every draft expert projects the defensive tackle will be taken in the top 10.

 

 

Davis becomes Ray's first signee at MSU

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Jacoby Davis became the first signed prospect Wednesday for new Mississippi State University men's basketball coach Rick Ray.

 

 

Freeze, Bjork bring Ole Miss' message to West Point

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

WEST POINT -- First impressions at speaking engagements are extremely important for new coaches. New University of Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze is trying to impress at 16 of those engagements this week as the Rebel Road Tour treks through Mississippi and into the states of Tennessee and Alabama.

 

 

Fans ready to support Freeze, Bjork, Rebels

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

WEST POINT -- Pat and Judy Clark, of Columbus, have been attending football games at the University of Mississippi almost all of their lives.

 

 

Brown, Lancaster, Kendrick provide punch for Caledonia

Posted 4/26/2012 in High School Sports

CALEDONIA -- Trey Lancaster's slow shake of the head is a telling sign for anyone who has swung a bat. Whether it is fastballs or curveballs, pitchers with command of the strike zone, or pesky mechanical quirks, hitters have a variety of things that can wreak havoc with their batting averages and cause them to second- or triple-guess their approach.

 

 

Hamilton baseball puts it together at right time

Posted 4/26/2012 in High School Sports

HAMILTON -- Don't worry if you don't see a baseball. Be more concerned with the noise you hear from the Hamilton High School baseball team.

 

 

Atkins, Holley play key roles for ICC softball

Posted 4/26/2012 in College Sports

Andy Kirk didn't know what to expect from Kristyn Atkins and Anna Holley. On one hand he had a pitcher who was coming off surgery to repair a torn labrum in her shoulder. On the other hand the first-year Itawamba Community College softball coach had a high school standout who was recruited to be an infielder win the starting job as catcher.

 

 

Home runs help MSU baseball beat USM

Posted 4/25/2012 in College Sports

PEARL -- Mississippi State University baseball coach John Cohen said his team needed to make it easier to manufacture runs. It can't get much easier than hitting the ball over the fence.

 

 

Change helps Routt have success

Posted 4/25/2012 in College Sports

PEARL -- Nick Routt knew he wouldn't have any excuses if he didn't perform Tuesday night after a long layoff.

 

 

Versatility has been key for New Hope baseball

Posted 4/25/2012 in High School Sports

The New Hope High School baseball team may be strongest up the middle. Any coach will tell you that they like their squad's chances if they have dependable players at catcher, pitcher, center field, and in the middle infield positions.

 

 

Pitching duo will lead Starkville baseball

Posted 4/25/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- In his 29 seasons as baseball coach at Starkville High School, Danny Carlisle knows pitching and defense can carry a team in the postseason. That is why he's excited as he prepares for his final playoff run as leader of the program. The Yellow Jackets have two senior pitchers they can count on to give them a chance against any team.

 

 

Myles leads Starkville past Columbus in spring game

Posted 4/25/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Starkville High School football team took the first step Tuesday night to settle unfinished business. Rising senior quarterback Gabe Myles threw two touchdowns to lead Starkville to a 17-8 victory against Columbus High in a spring football game.

 

 

EMCC softball ready for MACJC state tournament

Posted 4/25/2012 in College Sports

SCOOBA -- Kate Neely and the East Mississippi Community softball team are ready for a clean slate. The EMCC coach and the Lions will get just that Thursday when they will take on fifth-ranked Jones Junior College (36-7, 22-2 MACJC South Division) at 2 p.m. in the opening round of the MACJC state tournament. The eight-team, single-elimination tournament will run through Friday at Itawamba C.C. in Fulton.

 

 

Starkville Academy reaches 20 wins

Posted 4/24/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Neil Henry has the football program at Starkville Academy to thank for his team's baseball success in 2012.

 

 

SEASON ENDS FOR LADY FEDS: Caledonia softball eliminated by Pontotoc

Posted 4/24/2012 in High School Sports

CALEDONIA - Caledonia High School fast-pitch softball coach Robin Elmore kept her squad in the outfield for a lengthy heart-to-heart talk Monday night.

 

 

Columbus track team ready for stretch run

Posted 4/24/2012 in High School Sports

Yvonne Hairston and Jim Hamilton are going to do their best to make sure the members of the Columbus High School track and field teams are peaking in time for the state meets.

 

 

Fisher takes long road to Community College Sports Hall of Fame

Posted 4/23/2012 in College Sports

Johnny Fisher has made a lot of decisions in his life.

 

 

No rest for the weary: Softball Bulldogs begin busy week

Posted 4/23/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE - While most Mississippi State University students have already started planning for next week's final examinations, the softball team is getting geared up for a busy of week of competition.

 

 

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