SPORTS

« previous   Page 313 of 576   next »

Former Starkville High standout Johnson set to lead EMCC

Posted 8/21/2012 in College Sports

SCOOBA -- Quez Johnson always had dreams of playing football at the highest level. While it has taken much longer than he anticipated, the dream is still alive. Fully recovered from a serious shoulder injury, the former Starkville High School standout will be back in the limelight this fall as quarterback for East Mississippi Community College, the nation's top-ranked junior college football team.

Organizers already thinking about second triathlon

Posted 8/20/2012 in Local Sports

Dreams came true in multiple ways Saturday morning. While some competitors eclipsed their time goals and others took pride in finishing, Brad Atkins surveyed the scene at the inaugural Possum Town Triathlon and smiled.

 

Mirando resigns as MSU's WR coach

Posted 8/20/2012 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State University wide receivers coach Angelo Mirando resigned Sunday evening for "personal reasons" 13 days before the football team's season opener.

 

Rollins makes history at triathlon in return home

Posted 8/19/2012 in Local Sports

If Brad Rollins didn't know it, he would have thought the Possum Town Triathlon was a long-standing event with a load of history.

Jeffreys sets healthy example for daughter in first triathlon

Posted 8/19/2012 in Local Sports

Athletes come in all shapes and sizes. Ellie Jeffreys may not remember an overcast morning on Aug. 18, 2012, in Columbus, Miss., when she grows up, but maybe it will come back to her in a few years when she is in the water, or on a bicycle, or pounding the road.

 

Defense dominates for West Lowndes

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

In a 33-6 season-opening victory, the West Lowndes High School football team dominated the Montgomery County Hornets by playing what coach Anthony King described as "an almost perfect game" defensively.

 

 

Last-second field goal helps South Panola edge West Point

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

BATESVILLE -- West Point High School senior defensive back Johnathan Patterson likes to make plays. Patterson makes big plays and makes small plays. His attention to detail is one of the reasons why West Point's defense should place it in position to contend for this season's Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 5A state championship.

 

 

Defense powers Tigers past Yellow Jackets

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The opening of game of the 2012 season showcased a new era of Noxubee County High School football.

 

 

Big plays early lift Noxubee County

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Noxubee County High School football team knew the deck would be stacked against it Friday night.

 

 

Two quarters not enough for Heritage Academy

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

Heritage Academy first-year football coach Barrett Donahoe is an intense person. If the Patriots weren't already under that impression, they will be Monday in the film room and on the practice field.

 

 

Special teams lifts Columbus past Aberdeen

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

Rock-solid defenses offset inconsistent offenses Friday night, but the Columbus High School football team's special teams made the difference in a 21-0 victory against Aberdeen in the season opener for both teams.

 

 

Cedano sparks New Hope defense

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

Juan Cedano has ups. Typically that's not something you say about someone who played on the offensive line as a junior.

 

 

West Oktobbeha shows it can reload

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

MABEN -- For all the experience the West Oktibbeha High School football team had returning this season, one wouldn't think coach Adam Lowrey would worry about his skill positions.

 

 

Oak Hill Academy's defense solid vs. Newton County Academy

Posted 8/19/2012 in High School Sports

DECATUR -- The Oak Hill Academy football team said it believed in Daniel Merchant in the summer. The Raiders said they believed in Merchant in the preseason. On Friday, Oak Hill Academy made believers out of Newton County Academy.

 

 

PREP ROUNDUP: Columbus High pitches shutout at Aberdeen

Posted 8/18/2012 in High School Sports

Columbus High opened the 2012 prep football season with an impressive 21-0 shutout of Aberdeen High School Friday night at Falcon Field.

 

 

Noxubee County shocks Starkville High in season opener

Posted 8/18/2012 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE - Noxubee County High School simply lined up as the more physical football team in Starkville High School Friday night.

 

 

Heritage Academy drops football season opener

Posted 8/18/2012 in High School Sports

New Heritage Academy football coach Barrett Donahoe got the type of start he wanted Friday night.

 

 

New Hope's defense makes big plays in victory (with complete scores)

Posted 8/18/2012 in High School Sports

The New Hope High School defense answered the call.

 

 

Inaugural Possum Town Triathlon set for Saturday in Columbus

Posted 8/16/2012 in Local Sports

Gunnar Olson has a top-three finish in his sights. Charla Lee just wants to finish.

 

 

Heritage Academy tops Oak Hill in fast-pitch softball

Posted 8/16/2012 in High School Sports

WEST POINT -- Heritage Academy senior catcher Caitlin McLain and junior pitcher Madison Sears are now beginning to find a rhythm.

 

 

« previous   Page 313 of 576   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

Blogs

 

MSU Sports Blog

 

Rob Hardy on Books

 

High School Sports Blog

 

Want to blog on cdispatch.com?

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email