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MSU's Hood isn't concerned with featured role

Posted 8/26/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Most incoming freshmen in any college sport are asked to raise their level of play. Mississippi State forward Rodney Hood is enjoying just being a part of a team where he isn't the focus.



Heritage, Starkville building programs back into contenders

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Heritage Academy and Starkville Academy football programs are working their way back to 2005.



West Lowndes, Caledonia vie for 2-0 start

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

CALEDONIA -- Dare to stop the Confederates. Ricky Kendrick doesn't hide the fact that his Caledonia High School football team is going to run the football. To Kendrick, it comes down to simple math: Get 3.3 yards per carry and hold on to the football and the Confederates will be able to dictate the tempo of the game.



Starkville will try to rebound vs. Madison Central

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Jamie Mitchell still has that feeling no head coach wants.



Richardson does it all for Starkville High volleyball

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Wheeler Richardson isn't one to stand in one spot on a volleyball court. If you aren't watching the ball, you better be ready to move because the Starkville High School senior will run through you to keep it from hitting the floor.



South Lamar, Lamar County meet in annual rivalry game

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

Bragging rights can be on the line on opening night. Such will be the case when the South Lamar and Lamar County High School football team renew acquaintances in the season opener at 7 p.m. at George Bell Stadium in Vernon, Ala.



Columbus High slow-pitch blanks Starkville

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Columbus High School slow-pitch softball player Shaquera Wilson is enjoying her team's four-game winning streak.



Central Academy will try to be more consistent

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

MACON -- You'll have to excuse Ronnie Sciple if he prefers to discuss how his team finished its season opener. The Central Academy football coach didn't care very much for the first three quarters of the Vikings' game against Calvary Christian last week.



Starkville High swimming opens season Saturday

Posted 8/26/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Thursday marked the final 5:30 a.m. preseason practice session for the Starkville High School swim team. When Starkville hits the water Saturday at the Brandon Invitational, a potentially outstanding season finally will be under way.



Bass Federation tournament begins today

Posted 8/26/2011 in Local Sports

Perfect weather conditions were on the agenda when the Mississippi TBF Bass Federation State Championship kicked off early this morning at the Columbus Boat Ramp.



Mullen will be featured speaker at Starkville QB Club

Posted 8/26/2011 in College Sports

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen will be the featured speaker Tuesday night at the Starkville Country Club when the Starkville Quarterback Club launches its 46th season.



Russell has good feelings for Memphis game

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Tyler Russell still remembers what it felt like to walk off the field against the University of Memphis. The third-year sophomore would like to repeat that sense of accomplishment at 7 p.m. Sept. 1 against Memphis one year later.



East, West Oktibbeha football teams shoot for 2-0 starts

Posted 8/25/2011 in High School Sports

The East Oktibbeha County and West Oktibbeha County high school football teams play games Friday that won't affect their postseason chances. Even though region play is still a few weeks away, one can't underestimate the importance for both programs to start the season 2-0. They can achieve that mark when East Oktibbeha plays host to McAdams and West Oktibbeha plays host Montgomery County. Each game starts at 7:30 p.m.



Allen energizes Alabama volleyball

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Ed Allen's energy is infectious. But after only a few minutes with the new University of Alabama volleyball coach it's very easy to get pumped up about the chances for the sport to flourish at the school.



Hamilton will try to build on opening win

Posted 8/25/2011 in High School Sports

HAMILTON -- Ray Weeks has a valuable lesson for his Hamilton High School football team: One week is just a start.



Aberdeen's Buchanan ready to take bigger role for ICC

Posted 8/25/2011 in College Sports

FULTON --Rashad Pargo knows the pecking order. After using his first season at Itawamba Community College to redshirt, Pargo, a former standout at Aberdeen High School, was able to watch his former AHS teammate make an impact with the Indians as a freshman.



Improved service game lifts Caledonia volleyball team

Posted 8/24/2011 in High School Sports

An improved service game helped the Caledonia High School volleyball team beat West Lowndes 3-0 (25-10, 25-13, 25-11) Tuesday night at the West Lowndes Gymnasium.



MSU women's basketball announces schedule

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

STARKVILLE -- Seventeen games at Humphrey Coliseum and a road trip to defending national champion Texas A&M highlight the Mississippi State women's basketball team's schedule for the 2011-12 season, which was released Tuesday.



Alabama football returns to practice

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The University of Alabama football team worked out in full pads for two hours Tuesday at the Thomas-Drew Practice Fields.



Ole Miss women's basketball announces schedule

Posted 8/24/2011 in College Sports

OXFORD -- Fifth-year University of Mississippi women's basketball coach Renee Ladner's 2011-12 team will face a schedule that includes 13 teams that advanced to postseason last year, including five that played in the NCAA tournament a year ago.



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