New Hope High School got its postseason wish list granted Thursday night.
HAMILTON -- The Hamilton High School baseball team had its chances Thursday night.
CALEDONIA -- The video says all you need to know about Cassie Obman.
Competing in races on each side of the state on consecutive nights used to be commonplace for dirt track race car drivers, especially for Super Late Model racers.
STARKVILLE -- Twice, Mississippi State outfielders played shallow when Ole Miss shortstop Errol Robinson came to the plate with runners in scoring position during the series opener between the arch-rivals Thursday night.
STARKVILLE -- It took a simple adjustment for Zac Houston to become more comfortable on the mound for Mississippi State's baseball team.
Stability. The Oak Hill Academy football program hasn't has a lot of it in the past seven seasons.
The calendar might suggest it is the offseason, but the Mississippi State women's basketball team continues to make news.
STARKVILLE -- Crooked numbers on a scoreboard don't faze "bulldogs." That's why it didn't take long for Jeb Malley to regroup after he surrendered the lead and allowed three runs in the bottom of the first inning. "I just thought, 'Come out, throw strikes, and see how far they can hit it,' " Malley said. "I wanted to see if they could put the ball in play and let my defense do the work."
Mike Vallentine has been fishing a long time. From Florida to Iowa, Vallentine probably knows where to find a fishery that will land a sizable haul. For the past three years, though, Vallentine has been focused on another search: locating new sites for Bass Pro Shops Crappie Masters Tournament Trail. As president of the organization, Vallentine is excited that Illinois and Louisiana have joined the 2015 schedule for the first time. The addition of those states is another step in his effort to help bring more fishing opportunities to local and professional anglers.
Zabasjia Price knew she had it in her. Thanks to more repetitions and a heavier load in practice, Price had a feeling she was going to deliver a faster time in the hurdles this season. The only problem was the West Lowndes High School sophomore didn't know when it was going to come. Price showed last weekend she has a great sense of timing.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State softball coach Vann Stuedeman doesn't take NCAA regional berths for granted. However, the fourth-year coach is giddy about this season's Southeastern Conference tournament. The expanded 12-team, single-elimination tournament kicks off at 11 a.m. today when No. 10 seed MSU (35-18) takes on No. 7 seed and 13th-ranked Missouri (38-15) in the first of four first-round games at Tiger Park on the LSU campus in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The SEC Network will broadcast the games.
OLIVE BRANCH -- New Hope High School senior pitcher Brody Stokes revealed his keys to success Tuesday night. There were eight.
OXFORD -- After guiding the Ole Miss men's basketball team to its second NCAA tournament appearance in three seasons, coach Andy Kennedy has agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2019, Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork announced Tuesday.
STARKVILLE -- With six games remaining in the regular season, the goals have shifted for the Mississippi State baseball team. At 24-24 (8-16 Southeastern Conference), MSU is No. 100 in the Ratings Percentage Index (RPI), meaning an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament is a long shot. MSU's players have embraced a potential spot in the SEC tournament as a way to cling to postseason hopes.
WEST POINT -- Rookie is a perfect baseball nickname. But Chance Wilson could need a new one if he continues to perform like he did Friday night.
Bub McCool finished where he began the Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series Super Late Model race Saturday at Columbus Speedway: first place. McCool held off David Breazeale and Rick and Brian Rickman brothers, all of whom started in the top four, to claim the win and $2,500 in the 50-lap feature.
Whether the Caledonia High School fast-pitch softball team was "tearing the roof off" or the Lady Confederates were picking each other, there were plenty of memorable moments to the 20015 season.
1. Woods introduced as Starkville High's new football coach HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Ole Miss earns NCAA bid; Southern Mississippi left out COLLEGE SPORTS
4. Smith introduced as Starkville High's new athletic director HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. SEC wants 'level playing field' for camps, transfers COLLEGE SPORTS